Robert L. Coleman

December 22, 1921 - September 14, 2001

12/22/1921 - 09/14/2001

Past Services

Monday September 17, 2001
Mt. Calvary Cemetery
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-2426 Be | Directions
Monday September 17, 2001
10:00 am
St. Alphonsus Catholic Church
2111 Market Street
Wheeling, WV 26003
304 232-4353 | Directions

COLEMAN, Robert L., 79 of Indiana Street, Wheeling, W.Va., died Friday, Sept. 14, 2001, at home.

He was retired from Wheeling Downs; a member of the former Blessed Trinity Catholic Church, Wheeling; and a member of St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, Wheeling. After the attack on Pearl Harbor, he volunteered to raze and rebuild ships; when he returned he enlisted and is an Army veteran of World War II.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William H. and Elizabeth A. Sprucebank Coleman; two brothers, W. H. ”Buddy” Coleman and Richard E. Coleman; three sisters, Odetta Armstrong, Dorothy St. Meyer and Nellie Owings.

Surviving are two brothers, Edward A. Coleman and W. Harold Coleman, both of Wheeling; a sister, Alice M. Gilson of Wheeling; 22 nephews and nieces; several great-nephews and nieces; several great-great-nephews and nieces.

Friends invited to attend funeral liturgy with Mass at 10 a.m. Monday, September 17, 2001, at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, with the Rev. Patrick Condron as celebrant. Interment in Mount Calvary Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Alphonsis Catholic Church Building Fund.

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