|Birth: ||Aug. 21, 1989|
|Death: ||May 24, 2012|
Cpl. Keaton G. Coffey, 22, of Boring, Ore., died May 24 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to 1st Law Enforcement Battalion, 1st Marine Headquarters Group, 1st Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Pendleton, Calif. Keaton was born on August 21, 1989 in Portland, Oregon and was the son of Grant and Inger Coffey. Keaton had many interests. He loved animals, fitness and surfing but his world revolved around his true love, Brittany. He was gentle, compassionate and a completely amazing young man. He had a fun sense of humor, enjoyed reading and loved to learn. He was also a believer and committed his life to the Lord in the 3rd grade, making his parents very proud. Keaton also had a heart for service and aspired to follow in his father's footsteps by becoming a firefighter. Keaton was loved by so many and will be dearly missed. Keaton is survived by his parents, Grant and Inger Coffey of Boring and his fiancée, Brittany Dygert of Boring along with many close family members and friends.
Willamette National Cemetery
Created by: Elizabeth Reed
Record added: May 26, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90760401
CPL. U.S. Marine Corps. Operation Enduring Freedom (Afghanistan). 1st Law Enforcement Battalion, 1st Marine Headquarters Group, I Marine Expeditionary Force. Purple Heart. My respects Sir.|
Added: May. 24, 2016
Freedom isn't free. May we always cherish our freedom by honoring your memory. Your valorous service will not be forgotten. On this Veterans Day, please accept our heartfelt and humble thanks.|
Carrie and Allen
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