|Birth: ||Oct. 6, 1896|
|Death: ||Jun. 14, 1951|
Van Wert, June 15 Percy G Coffelt, 55, Van Wert barber, died at 9:15 pm Thursday in Van Wert County Hosplital of injuries suffered in an automobile accident Sunday. His death was the fourth in 1951 in Van Wert County due to highway accidents.
Coffelt never regained conscious after suffering a fracture skull when his car left the road and overturned five miles west of Van Wert on Bargner Road.
He was a veteran of World War I serving in Company F 19th Infantry and was a member of the American legion, 40 and 8 society, the Buffalos lodge a verteran organization.
He was a barber since 1920. Surviving are his widow Mary, and two brothers Ora, Van Wert and W T, Ft Wayne.
Services will be at Vore Knoll Funeral home. The Rev Edward Driscoll will conduct the ceremony, burial will be in Woodland Cemetery.
Mary Iona Fisher Coffelt (1911 - 1951)
Maud Ellen Fisher Coffelt (1897 - 1950)*
Woodland Union Cemetery
Van Wert County
Created by: corgilover
Record added: Apr 25, 2009
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