Gerald F. “Jerry” Coffey, age 83 of Lamont Township, passed away Saturday, Oct. 18, 2014 at his home. Jerry was born on Nov. 22, 1930 in Yellowstone, Fayette Township, to John P. and Sara J. (Daley) Coffey.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. at Holy Rosary Catholic Church at 104 E. Harriet St., Darlington, with Rev. John Bosco officiating. Burial was at Holy Rosary Cemetery in Darlington with Military Graveside Rites accorded by the Bates-O’Brien-Howe-Wiegel-Roelli American Legion Post #214 of Darlington. A visitation was held on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014 from 5:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Erickson Funeral Home at 508 Main Street in Darlington. Online condolences may be left for the family at www.ericksonfuneralhome.com.
For those who prefer, a memorial fund has been established in Jerry’s name.
For the full obituary see the Oct. 23, 2014 edition of the Republican Journal.