US Army

Paul R. Coffman

June 29, 1929 ~ June 8, 2020 (age 90)

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Paul R. Coffman, 90, of Penn Township, died on Monday, June 8, 2020. He was born on June 29, 1929 in Pittsburgh, to the late George Coffman and Mary (Wilson) Bowman. Paul served his country in active duty as a First Sergeant in the Army beginning towards the end of WWII, and then in combat in Korea. He also was a member of the National Guard. Paul worked as a conductor for the Mon-Con Railroad, then went on to be a Sergeant with the Forest Hills Police Department, retiring after 32 years of service. Paul was an active member of the Community United Methodist Church, where he enjoyed being a door greeter and participated in Bible study, and he volunteered at the Light of Life Mission. Paul was an avid golfer and got an official hole-in-one at Irwin Country Club, where he was a member. He also played a police officer in the "Night of the Living Dead" movie. Paul is survived by his beloved wife, Rose M. (Zdybak) Coffman; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Michael J. and Connie Zdybak; daughter-in-law, Colleen Coffman; two granddaughters and their children; and nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Richard B. Coffman and a brother, George Coffman. Friends will be received Thursday, June 11 from 10 AM until the time of service at 12 Noon at Lindsay-Jobe Funeral Home, Inc., 3343 Route 130, Harrison City, 724-744-2721. Interment will follow in the Twin Valley Memorial Park, Delmont. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made, if desired, to the Animal Friends of Westmoreland County, 216 Depot St., Youngwood, PA 15697, or by visiting www.animalfriendswestmoreland.org. Online condolences can be given at www.Lindsay-JobeFuneralHome.com.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
June 11, 2020

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Lindsay-Jobe Funeral Home, Inc.
3343 Pennsylvania 130
Penn Township, PA 15636

Funeral Service
Thursday
June 11, 2020

12:00 PM
Lindsay-Jobe Funeral Home, Inc.
3343 Pennsylvania 130
Penn Township, PA 15636

Donations

Animal Friends of Westmoreland County
216 Depot St., Youngwood PA 15697
Web: http://animalfriendswestmoreland.org/donate/

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