Fred Coleman 83, of Princeton, passed away peacefully at home on March 12, 2015 after a long battle with cancer.
He was surrounded by the comfort of his family. Fred
was a proud Marine. He retired from active duty after serving in both Korea and
He was preceded in death by his mother, Erma Horn and
his aunt, Kate Morton.
He is survived by his wife of 36 years, Dolores
Coleman; Children, Linda & Mike Arias, Leigh Ann & Bill Albro, Tim & Jen Coleman, Ruth Anne Weatherby,
Cheryl & Ken Knapp and Scott & Faith McInerney;
Grandchildren, Rachel & Matthew Arias, Julia & Leah Albro,
John & Jeff Coleman, Shane & Jeremy Weatherby,
David & Christy Beth Knapp and Shantel Neisler
& Emily McInerney; Great granddaughter, Kyra
Wilson; and numerous cousins in the surrounding area.
Fred was dearly loved by his family and will be missed. We take comfort in knowing that he is continuing to watch over us from heaven.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 am on Saturday March 21, 2015 at St Joseph Catholic Church in Princeton, with Father Ronald Zgunda, Celebrant. Burial will follow at St Joseph Cemetery in Princeton.
Visitation will be from 4 until 7 pm on Friday at the Colvin Funeral Home, Princeton, IN. Military graveside services will be provided by Retired Military Veterans.