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Eugene Coffin

Sunday, February 2, 2003

Eugene A. Coffin, 89, of Ash Flat, died Jan. 2, 2002, at his home.

Born Oct. 8, 1912, in Bloomingdale, Ind., he was the son of John M. Coffin and Grace Penney Coffin. He worked many years as a heating and air engineer for Crane Heating and Air Wholesale. He was a veteran of the United States Navy serving in World War II. He was a member of the American Legion. He was of the Methodist faith.

Survivors include two sons, -- Edward R. Coffin of Grand Prairie, Texas, and David E. Coffin of Ash Flat; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; and 13 step-great-grandchildren.

The funeral was Jan. 7 at Lincoln Memory Gardens in Whitestown, Ind.

Arrangements were under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel of Highland.

Memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice.