Archive for Thursday, April 20, 2006

Violet V. Coleman


April 20, 2006

Graveside services for Violet V. Coleman, 95, McLouth, were Monday, April 17, in Mount Sidney Cemetery in Linwood.

Mrs. Coleman died Wednesday, April 12, 2006, at Jefferson County Geriatric Center in Winchester.

She was born Sept. 29, 1910, in Booneville, Ky., the daughter of Daniel Boone and Ida Mary Nease Dean. She graduated from Union College in Barbourville, Ky., in 1934.

Mrs. Coleman was a teacher and retired in 1975. She worked as a caretaker at Joplin Nursing Home in McLouth for 14 years. She was a member of McLouth Methodist Church.

She married Joseph Coleman. He died in 1966.

Survivors include a daughter, Ida Mae Hehn, McLouth; a sister, Ruth Ryan, Las Vegas; four grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to Jefferson County Hospice, sent in care of the Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa 66066.

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