William L. Coffman, 91, of Oak Grove, formerly of Marshall, died Thursday, April 23, 2009, at Oak Grove Nursing & Rehab.
Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 28, 2009, at Mt. Calvary Cemetery in Kansas City, Kan. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born March 17, 1918, in the state of Missouri, he was the son of the late Peter John Coffman and Edna Sara Carver Coffman. He was raised in Kansas City, was a resident of Marshall Habilitation Center for 75 years and moved to Oak Grove in October of 2008. He was a Catholic.
Survivors include one sister, Queen Ester Engles of Atascadero, Calif., and numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Witten Carlyle "Royal" Coffman, and two sisters, Irma Coffman and Claudine Drakes.