Rev McKinley Coffman

Rev McKinley Coffman

Washington County, Maryland, USA
Death 19 Sep 1989 (aged 92)
Sanmar, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Tilghmanton, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 186580388 · View Source
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The Rev. McKINLEY COFFMAN, 92, of 20 Mountain View Drive, died Tuesday, Sept. 19, at Fahrney-Keedy Memorial Home in Boonsboro. Born in Fairplay, he was the son of the late Charles D. and Elizabeth E. Shafer Coffman. He was preceded in death by his wife, Elizabeth Fahrney Coffman; and two daughters, Jane Pellam and Barbara Lou Coffman.

He was a graduate of Blue Ridge College. He was ordained into the ministry in 1917 at Manor Church of the Brethren Congregation, and for 72 years he served pastorates in Myersville, Md.; Fruitland, Idaho; Troutville, Va.; Sebring, Fl.; Hamilton and Middletown, Oh; and Goshen and Pendleton, In.

At age 75 he made his home at the Fahrney-Keedy cottages and was engaged in 12 interim pastorates at various churches. He was also active in various camping and youth programs and Heifer Project International.

He is survived by two daughters, Katherine Bowman, Brookville, Oh. and Margaret Ann Lindower, South Bend, In.; son, H. McKinley Coffman,, New Windsor, Md.; two sisters, Catherine Jennings, Clear Spring; and Naomi H. Coffman, Boonsboro; brother, The Rev. Walter S. Coffman, LaVerne, Ca.; 17 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Source: Daily Mail (Hagerstown, MD)
September 21, 1989

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