Rush County, Indiana
Genealogy and History
a small part of the INGENWEB and USGENWEB Projects
Robert L. Coons, 70, of Indianapolis, died Monday, July 12, 2004, at Wishard Hospital, in Indianapolis. Born Feb. 4, 1934, in Indianapolis, he was the son of William F. and Eva Lena (Graham) Coons Sr. Survivors include one daughter, Sallie (husband, Jim) Lane of Shelbyville; two brothers, Stanley Coons and Wayne Coons, both of Indianapolis; and four grandsons, Ricky Coons, Corey Wright, Robert Edwards and Jason Edwards. He was preceded in death by one son, Robert Coons; and two brothers, William Coons and Tommy Coons. Mr. Coons was a lifelong Indianapolis resident. He was employed at Aluminum Finishing of Indianapolis, for 20 years, retiring in 1974. Mr. Coons was a U.S. Air Force veteran. Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home, 437 Amos Road. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. David Humphrey officiating. Burial will be in Forest Hill Cemetery, with military rites conducted by local veterans organizations. Memorial contributions may be made to Robert L. Coons Memorial Fund, in care of Glenn E. George & Son Funeral Home, 437 Amos Road, Shelbyville, IN 46176.