Charles LaVerne Coleman
A memorial celebration of life for Charles LaVerne Coleman, 48, Gilbert, will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday at Falconer Funeral Home, 251 W. Juniper Ave., in Gilbert, followed by a reception at his home.
Mr. Coleman died Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010.
He was born March 10, 1961, in Lawrence, Kan.
He graduated from Lawrence High School in 1979.
Mr. Coleman left Lawrence that same year to attend Arizona State University in Tempe. He was a D & D Specialist with Costco in Phoenix.
Mr. Coleman had a lifelong interest in art, specifically cartooning.
Survivors include a son, Juston LaVerne, Vancouver, Wash.; a sister, Wendi Harden and husband Stanley, Lawrence; a brother, Barry, Warrenton, Va.; his mother, Diana Johnson and husband Dale Bajema, Vancouver; his father, Charles Coleman and wife Melissa, Rio Vista, Calif.; and a host of aunts, uncles, a nephew, cousins and friends.