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Obituaries

Obituaries

Chase William Coffin 1983 - 2006 McLouth

Funeral services for Chase William Coffin, 23, McLouth, will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at McLouth First Baptist Church. Burial will follow at the Fall Creek Cemetery near Jarbalo.Mr. Coffin died Friday, July 7, 2006, at St. Luke's Hospital in Kansas City, Mo., from injuries received in an all-terrain vehicle accident near McLouth.He was born April 4, 1983, in Leavenworth, the son of Dale William and Terri Elaine Pennel Coffin. He graduated from McLouth High School in 2002 and was a lifelong resident of the McLouth and Oskaloosa area.Mr. Coffin played football and basketball and ran track in high school. He attended the Manhattan Area Technical College and worked as a lineman for the Leavenworth-Jefferson Rural Electric Cooperative in McLouth. He was an active member of the Quartermaster Company in Kansas City, Kan., of the U.S. Army Reserve, and was a member of the McLouth First Baptist Church.Survivors include his parents, of Oskaloosa; paternal grandmother, Jennie Coffin, Leavenworth; maternal grandmother, Mary Pennel, McLouth; two brothers, Joshua and Nicolas, both of McLouth; a sister, Amelia Coffin, Oskaloosa.Friends may call from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday at the church.The family suggests memorials to the church, sent in care of the Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa, 66066.