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Obituary for John Coffing

February 26, 2019
Greenwood, Indiana

John Hadley Coffing


John Hadley Coffing, 81, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2019. John was born to Bryon and Sarah Coffing in Indianapolis, Indiana.
John graduated from Helmsburg High School. On June 7, 1958 John married the love of his life, Carlene Bales at Unity Baptist Church in Morgantown, Indiana. John was a member of Mt. Pleasant Christian Church in Greenwood, Indiana for 55 years He was also a member of Teamsters Local 135, Indianapolis, Indiana. John loved flying his plane. In their free time, John and Carlene would ride their motorcycle to Gatlinburg, Tennessee for vacation. One of John's favorite things to do was to waterski early in the morning while singing "Tiptoe Through the Tulips"
John is survived by his wife Carlene of Greenwood, Indiana. Two daughters, Deborah C. Green (Greg) of Greenwood, Indiana and Lori A. Swafford (Kennith) of Morgantown, Indiana. One sister, Nancy A. Kirts (Marcus) of Morgantown, Indiana. Eight grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, three nieces, and four nephews.
John is preceded in death by his parents and one granddaughter.
A visitation will be held Monday, March 4th from 4-8 P.M. at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service and Crematory, 481 West Main Street, Greenwood, Indiana, 46142. A funeral service will be held Tuesday March 5th at the funeral home at 11 A.M. Friends may visit from 10 A.M. until the time of service.

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