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Jasper Freely Coffman
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Birth: Feb. 10, 1916
North Vernon
Jennings County
Indiana, USA
Death: Nov. 7, 1968
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA

Jasper Freely Coffman born on February 10, 1916, was one of 11 children born to Mary Magdalene BLANKENSHIP Coffman 1882-1973 and her husband, John Edward "Ed" Coffman 1876-1941.

John and Maggie Coffman were the parents of 11 children:

1 - Rose Lee Coffman 1901 1980
2 - Myrtle Frances Coffman 1903 1995
3 - Wilda "Alberta" Coffman 1905 2002
4 - MARY HAZEL Coffman 1907 1988
5 - Cecilia "Florence" Coffman 1909 1998
6 - Albert John Coffman 1912 1970
7 - Margaret Emily Coffman 1914 1988
8 - Jasper Freely Coffman 1915 1968
9 - Katherine "Kate" Jeanette Coffman 1917 1977
10 - Harlan Benjamin Coffman 1926 1975
11 - Mildred "Millie" Maxine Coffman 1928 2012

Jasper was a United States Army Veteran of World War II.

He owned the Coffman Trucking Company where he worked.

Jasper died at the age of 51.

OBITUARY provided by Roberta DeBoor:

Obituary: Jasper F. Coffman, 51 years old 1430 St. Paul Street, an Army veteran of World War II, died yesterday in West 10th Street Veterans Administration Hospital. Born at North Vernon, he had lived in Indianapolis most of his life. He was a driver for Coffman Trucking Company. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday in J. C. Wilson Chapel of the Chimes. Burial will be in New Crown Cemetery. He is survived by the widow, Mrs. Jonell Coffman; the mother; Mrs. Maggie M. Coffman of Bowling Green, Ky.; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Brenda Myers of Indianapolis; eight sisters, Mrs. Hazel Brown, Mrs. Myrtle Poole, Mrs. Alberta Parker, Mr. Katherine Robey, Mrs. Mildred Jackson and Mrs. Florence Rose, all of Indianapolis, and Mrs. Rose Millay of Norwalk, Calif., and Mrs. Margaret Wright of North Vernon; and two brothers, Albert and Harlan Coffman, both of Indianapolis.


 
 
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 Parents:
  John Edward Coffman (1877 - 1941)
  Mary Magdalene Blankenship Coffman (1882 - 1973)
 
 Siblings:
  Rose Lee Coffman Millay (1901 - 1980)*
  Myrtle Frances Coffman Poole (1903 - 1995)*
  Wilda "Alberta" Coffman Parker (1905 - 1983)*
  Mary Hazel Coffman Brown (1907 - 1988)*
  Cecilia "Florence" Coffman Rosa (1909 - 1998)*
  Albert John Coffman (1912 - 1970)*
  Margaret Emily Coffman Wright (1914 - 1988)*
  Jasper Freely Coffman (1916 - 1968)
  Katherine Jeanette Coffman Robey (1917 - 1977)*
  Harlan B Coffman (1926 - 1975)*
  Mildred Maxine Coffman Stone (1928 - 2012)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:

MILITARY MARKER:

INDIANA
PVT CO A 37 MED AMB BN
WORLD WAR II

 
Burial:
New Crown Cemetery and Mausoleum
Indianapolis
Marion County
Indiana, USA
Plot: Sec 30 Row 17 Grave 25
 
Created by: Carole Whittemore
Record added: Jul 30, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40054199
Jasper Freely Coffman
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Jasper Freely Coffman
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Jasper Freely Coffman
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In honor of my great uncle, Jasper Coffman on Veteran's Day 2010!
- Carole Whittemore
 Added: Nov. 11, 2010

- Beautiful Savior Is My Lord Jesus Christ
 Added: Sep. 30, 2010
Now your Memorial is complete with your plot location, photo of marker, and correct birth and death dates - just in time for Memorial Day 2010!You are never forgotten! Thanks for serving our Country in World War II driving the ambulance! Blessings to our ...(Read more)
- Carole Whittemore
 Added: Jun. 7, 2010
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