Marthalene (McCallister) Coomer, 83, of Oakland City, Indiana passed away on Monday, February 5, 2007 at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Oakland City, Indiana.
She was a member of the OaklandCityGeneralBaptistChurch. She retired in 1985 from Hansenís Manufacturing
after over 30 years.
She was born July 25, 1923 in Hazleton to Ray & Audrey (Thorne) Purkiser,
both deceased. She was also preceded in death by her 2 husbands, Bernard McCallister in 1974 and Warren Coomer
in 2005; a brother, Jack Purkiser and a sister, Linda
Marthalene is survived by her daughter &
son-in-law, Karen & Joe Muncy of Francisco; 2
grandchildren and their spouses, Shannon & Jesse Brewington
and Sam & NeeleyMuncy;
5 great grandchildren, Kirsten, Kjeristy & Morgan
Brewington and Ethan John & Eli Muncy; brothers, Bob Purkiser of
Muncie, Indiana, Charles Purkiser of Florida and Max Purkiser of California; and a sister, Betty Dickhart of California.
Funeral Services will be held on Thursday February 8, 2007 at
at Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton, with the Rev. Wayne Rowland officiating. Burial will
be at the HazletonCommunityCemetery in Hazleton.
Friends may visit from 4
until on Wednesday at the Colvin Funeral Home.