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Homer Ernest Coberly
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Birth: Apr. 29, 1887
Livingston County
Missouri, USA
Death: Dec. 9, 1963
Livingston County
Missouri, USA

Birth Date: 29 Apr 1887
Death Date: Dec 1963
Age: 76
Last Benefit: none specified
Issuing State: Missouri
Last address of record: (Missouri)

1910> Missouri> Livingston
Homer Coberly, 22y b.MO, M/1, occ: Farmer
w> Gertrude, 18y b.MO, mother of 0

1920> Missouri> Livingston
Homer E Coberly, 32y b.MO, occ: Farmer
w> Gertrude, 28y b.MO
d> Lestie M, 8y b.MO
d> Ester E, 4y b.MO
d> Ilene C, 2y b.MO
[Last name misspelled Coonley on Index]

1930> Missouri> Livingston>
Rich Hill township> Image 12
Homer E Coberly, 40y b.MO, occ: Farmer
d> Esther E, 15y b.MO
w> Gertrude, 38y b.MO
d> Eileen K, 12y b.MO
s> Glen H, 9y b.MO
d> Marjorie E, 5y b.MO

[picture of the couple]
> Mr and Mrs Homer Coberly observed their 50th wedding anniversary Sunday with an afternoon reception in the Blue room of the Strand hotel.
> Mr and Mrs Coberly were married January 1, 1910, at the home of the Reverend Cole of Chillicothe, in the presence of the groom's aunt, Mrs Belle Cravens, now of Colorado Springs. Mrs Cravens was unable to be here for the observance.
> The reception room was decorated with gold bells, yellow streamers and potted plants. The table was covered with a silk lace cloth over yellow with crystal candelabra and gold candles. The wedding cake was surrounded with gold and holly and had a large gold ball on top.
> Cake, punch, coffee and mints were served to the guests by the daughters and granddaughters. The couple received many gifts, flowers and cards.
> The children presented Mr and Mrs Coberly with a television set.
> The Coberly [sic] have spent their lifetime in Livingston County. They resided on a farm until moving to Chillicothe in 1946.
> They are the parents of four daughters and a son, Mrs Leslie [s/b Lestie] Regan, Mrs Esther McCown and Glen Coberly, Chillicothe; Mrs Eileen Castrianni, Lineville, Iowa, and Mrs Marjorie Thompson, Rock Island, Illinois. There are fourteen grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
--Photo by Bailey.
The Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune
Thursday, December 31, 1959, Front Page

Lifetime Livingston Countian Was Active in Lodge Work Here.
> Homer Coberly, a lifelong resident of Livingston County, died at 4:50 Monday afternoon at the Chillicothe hospital, where he had been a patient one week. He had been in failing health for the last eleven months. Mr Coberly was 76.
> He resided on a farm in Rich Hill township until 1946, when he and Mrs Coberly moved to 737 Commercial street.
> Mr Coberly was a member of the Methodist church; the Masonic lodge; Fraternal Order of Eagles, and Moose lodge. He was a past president of the Fraternal Order of Eagles.
> Mr Coberly, a son of Marion Coberly and Ella (Donovan) Coberly, was born on April 29, 1887, in Livingston County.
> He attended the Gordonville school.
> On January 1, 1910, he married Miss Gertrude Humphreys at Chillicothe. She died on September 28, 1962.
> Survivors include a son, Glen Coberly, Chillicothe; four daughters, Mrs Lestie Regan and Mrs Esther McCown, Chillicothe; Mrs Marjorie Thompson, Rock Island, Illinois, and Mrs Eileen Castrianni, Lineville, Iowa; a sister, Mrs Nora White, fourteen grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.
> In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, two brothers and a sister.
> Funeral services will be held at 10:30 Wednesday morning at the Methodist [church] with the Reverend Earl Griffith officiating.
> The body of Mr Coberly will be removed from the Norman Funeral Home to the church at 9:30 o'clock where it will lie in state until the hour of the services.
> Burial will be in the family lot at Resthaven Memorial Gardens.
The Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune
Tuesday, December 10, 1963, Front Page
Family links: 
  Marion Francis Coberly (1854 - 1943)
  Ella D Coberly (1859 - 1936)
  Gertrude Humphrey Coberly (1891 - 1962)
  Lestie Mirl Coberly Regan (1911 - 1996)*
  Alta Marie Coberly (1912 - 1916)*
  Esther Eleanor Coberly Hull (1919 - 1991)*
  Glen H Coberly (1921 - 1995)*
  Marjorie E Coberly Thompson (1924 - 1993)*
  Homer Ernest Coberly (1887 - 1963)
  Wallace Marion Coberly (1893 - 1942)*
  Wallace Marion Coberly (1893 - 1942)*
  Elizabeth Grace Coberly Jacobs (1896 - 1962)*
  Josie R Coberly (1902 - 1910)*
*Calculated relationship
Resthaven Memorial Gardens
Livingston County
Missouri, USA
Created by: SMG
Record added: Nov 27, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 62235034
Homer Ernest Coberly
Added by: Cookie Rist Huckaby
Homer Ernest Coberly
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 Added: Jan. 4, 2013
Rest in Peace.
 Added: Nov. 28, 2010

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