February 21, 2008
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 2/25/2008 18:00:00
202 W. Maple Street Willard OH 44890 2/26/2008 11:00:00
Larry Kenneth Coffey, age 59, resident of Willard, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2008 in Willard Mercy Hospital. He was born on August 7, 1948 in Lackey, KY and had been a resident of Willard most of his life. He attended the University of Kentucky. He was a veteran of the US Marines serving during the Vietnam Era. He was a former Drill Instructor at Parris Island in South Carolina. He was a former truck driver. He attended the Christian Alliance Church in Willard. He enjoyed hunting, gardening, canning, fishing, and cooking. Mr. Coffey loved spending time with his family and friends. Most of all he loved the Lord, he was baptized the summer of 1999.
He is survived by his wife of 29 years, Linda Coffey whom he wed on February 17, 1979 and they renewed their wedding vows the summer of 1995; one son, Nathan Coffey of Willard; one daughter and son-in-law, Aimee and Alan Aichholz of Attica; his mother, Mazie Coffey of Willard; four sisters, Brenda Malcolm of Columbus, Carol Emmons of Norwalk, Karen and Gary Wilson of New Haven, and Leah Coffey of Clyde; two brothers, Roger and Valerie Coffey of Phoenix, AZ and Ralph and Sharon Coffey of Shelby; a special aunt, Lucy Perry of Louisville, KY; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
He is preceded in death by his father, Dan Coffey; one sister, Sandra Coffey; two brothers-in-law, Roger Emmons and John Malcolm; and maternal and paternal grandparents.
Friends may call at the Secor Funeral Home in Willard on Monday, February 25, 2008 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, February 26, 2008 at 11:00 AM with Pastor Bart McKelvey officiating. A private burial service will be held at the Maple Grove Cemetery in New Haven, Ohio at a later date. Memorial expressions may be made to the family. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.secorfuneralhome.com
Mazie and family,
I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your son. May it help to know that others care. I will be praying for you and your family. May God bless you and bring you comfort.
Peace to you,
Cynthia Lewellen Branham
Nate, I am sorry for your loss. You and your family are in my thoughts. May you all be able to comfort one another during this time. Dave Stevens, Crestview Schools
Linda I wanted to send you my condolences for the loss of Lary. He will be missed by all of us girls. I know you made his stay with us as great as you could with all the decorations and special little things that you provided for him.I will keep you in my thoughts and prayers.
I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your father. Please know that I will keep you and your family in my prayers.
Nate, Sorry to hear about the passing of your father. Our family sends their sympathy out to your entire family. God Bless you and comfort you at your time of loss.
Nate, I am very sorry to hear about your father. You and your family will definitely be in my thoughts and prayers. If there is anything I can do, please let me know.
Nate and Family, We are sorry for your loss. We will keep you in our thoughts and prayers.