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 Verna Alice <I>Coates Sibon</I> Chancey

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Verna Alice Coates Sibon Chancey

Birth
Coupeville, Island County, Washington, USA
Death
18 Feb 1989 (aged 70)
Coupeville, Island County, Washington, USA
Burial
Coupeville, Island County, Washington, USA
Plot
lot 12 Block3 Space G
Memorial ID
5099388 View Source

verna was raised in coupeville. when she was born she had a 6 year old sister, arthuretta toliver. her mother ethel was a widow when she met & married verna's father, clair vernon coates. he passed away when she was 5 years old of tb. then ethel met & married edwin smith. he came with his son harold smith.
verna met max sibon while he was logging on whidbey & they married on may 9, 1936. they moved to los angeles, calif. & started a family. they had 5 children: elizabeth, maxene, mark, julie, & greg.
verna divorced in 1955 & went to work for gte. she left calif. in 1963 & moved back to coupeville. she managed the anacortes sears store in 1964/65. and left there to marry roy chancey.
she was the charter president & member of the eagles aerie no. 3418, a charter member of the coupeville lioness club, a member of the rebekah's lodge, the v.f.w. auxiliary no. 7392 of oak harbor, & the american legion auxiliary no. 129 of oak harbor.
she was caregiver for her uncle elmer calhoun & aunt maud calhoun-atherton before they passed away. she also took care of her mother ethel & step-father edwin.
she was very artistic, loved to draw, paint, & sing.
she died of lung cancer & her life ended too soon.

verna was raised in coupeville. when she was born she had a 6 year old sister, arthuretta toliver. her mother ethel was a widow when she met & married verna's father, clair vernon coates. he passed away when she was 5 years old of tb. then ethel met & married edwin smith. he came with his son harold smith.
verna met max sibon while he was logging on whidbey & they married on may 9, 1936. they moved to los angeles, calif. & started a family. they had 5 children: elizabeth, maxene, mark, julie, & greg.
verna divorced in 1955 & went to work for gte. she left calif. in 1963 & moved back to coupeville. she managed the anacortes sears store in 1964/65. and left there to marry roy chancey.
she was the charter president & member of the eagles aerie no. 3418, a charter member of the coupeville lioness club, a member of the rebekah's lodge, the v.f.w. auxiliary no. 7392 of oak harbor, & the american legion auxiliary no. 129 of oak harbor.
she was caregiver for her uncle elmer calhoun & aunt maud calhoun-atherton before they passed away. she also took care of her mother ethel & step-father edwin.
she was very artistic, loved to draw, paint, & sing.
she died of lung cancer & her life ended too soon.


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