Joan M. Coleman
June 14, 1938 ‒ December 11, 2016
Formerly of Mount Gilead, Ohio
Joan M. Coleman, age 78, of Newark and formerly of Mount Gilead, Ohio, died Sunday, December 11, 2016, at Licking Memorial Hospital following an extended illness.
On June 14, 1938, Joan was born in Morrow County, Ohio, the oldest of seven children of the late George W. and Ruth L. (Wilson) Coleman. She graduated from Johnsville High School in the class of 1956.
For thirty years, Joan worked as an electronic tech supervisor at the Newark Air Force Base.
Joan was a member of the Central Christian Church Disciples of Christ in Newark, and formerly of the Pulaskiville Community Church. Over the years, she enjoyed bowling and golf.
She will be missed by her six siblings: Charles (Marjorie) Coleman, Jean Williamson, Frank (Laura) Coleman, Donna (Cal) Shirk, Donald (Cheryl) Coleman, and David (Margarita) Coleman; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Services honoring her life will be observed privately at her graveside in Maple Grove Cemetery in Chesterville, with Pastor Jim Young officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5555 Frantz Rd., Dublin, OH 43017.
Snyder Funeral Homes of Mount Gilead are honored to have been chosen to serve Joan’s family and your condolences may be expressed to them by visiting www.SnyderFuneralHomes.com.