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Jane Helen Wemple Coffee
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Birth: Nov. 8, 1857
Lansing
Ingham County
Michigan, USA
Death: Jan. 11, 1923
West Plains
Howell County
Missouri, USA

Obit
West Plains Journal-Jan 18, 1923
Mrs. Jane Coffee died after two week's illness.

Mrs, Helen Jane Wemple Coffee, widow of the late William Coffee a pioneer resident of Howell Co. died at her home six miles east of West Plains last Friday morning at 5:30 o'clock after a two week illness due to complication of deseases. Mrs Coffees health had been failing for the past year, although her condition did not become critical until a few day before her death.

Mrs Coffee was born in Lansing, Mich. Nov 8, 1858. She came to Howell Co with her father Mindred Wemple in the year of 1874.

In June 1879 she was married to William T. Coffee. To this union five children were born, three of them still survive who are Mrs Geo West of Huntington Park, Calif, Miss Josie Coffee who resided with her Mother and one son Hubert Coffee of West Plains. A daughter Sadie, died at the age of three years and another daughter Mrs Fred Post died at Butterfield , MO. April of 1915. The father died seven years ago.

Funeral services were conducted at Langston Church Friday afternoon by Rev. K.L. Huckell, Pastor of the Baptist Church. Burial was made in Langston Cemetery. 
 
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 Parents:
  Myndert Veeder Wemple (1824 - 1887)
  Sarah C. Dakin Wemple Coomer (1830 - 1894)
 
 Spouse:
  William Taylor Coffee (1847 - 1917)
 
 Children:
  Nora N. Coffee West (1879 - 1947)*
  Josphine Coffee Dowell (1880 - 1968)*
  Effie Marie Coffee Port (1883 - 1915)*
  Sadie Coffee (1885 - 1888)*
  Hubert Coffee (1891 - 1965)*
 
 Siblings:
  Elliot V. Wemple (1850 - 1899)*
  Mahala Wemple (1851 - 1861)*
  Anna Theresa Wemple Godfrey (1853 - 1938)*
  Harmen W. Wemple (1855 - 1917)*
  Mary Ellen Wemple Coffee (1857 - 1936)*
  Jane Helen Wemple Coffee (1857 - 1923)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: No Headstone
 
Burial:
Howell Valley Cemetery
West Plains
Howell County
Missouri, USA
 
Created by: Leanne M. Meyer
Record added: Aug 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55891203
Jane Helen <i>Wemple</i> Coffee
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In memory of two grandsons that lost their lives tragically early, Patton & Carl Coffee, children of son Hubert.
- NJBrewer
 Added: Mar. 8, 2012
Spiritwalking with you...
- Sandra "Spiritwalker" Selph-Hunter
 Added: Apr. 9, 2011
 
 
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