Obituaries

Obituaries

Clifford O Coffman

Services for Clifford O. Coffman, 92, Lawrence, will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.Mr. Coffman died Friday, Dec. 30, 2005, at Pioneer Ridge Retirement Community.He was born Jan. 6, 1913, in Lawrence, the son of George W. and May Welcher Coffman. He attended Barber Country School in rural Douglas County.Mr. Coffman was a lifelong farmer and cattleman in Douglas County.He was a member of Eagles Lodge No. 309 in Lawrence and the Douglas County Coon Hunters Assn. He attended Clinton Presbyterian Church.He married Alma Grace Howser on Aug. 12, 1933, in Olathe. She died Feb. 5, 1968. He married Bertha Hess Stevens on Sept. 19, 1974. She died Nov. 30, 1998.A son, Marvin Dean, also died earlier.Survivors include a son, Ron, Lawrence; a daughter, Sharon Nowlin, Phoenix; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. today and 9 a.m. until the services Wednesday at the funeral home.The family suggests memorials to Douglas County Visiting Nurses Assn., sent in care of the funeral home.Online condolences may be sent at www.rumsey-yost.com.