US Marine Corps

Jack M Coffey

April 11, 1933 ~ January 4, 2024 (age 90) 90 Years Old

Jack Coffey Obituary

Jack M. Coffey, 90, 9 Ards Ridge Road, Lewistown, passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2024, at home.

He was born on April 11, 1933 in Lewistown, to the late Fullmer and Sylvia (Webb) Coffey.  On December 27, 1953, he married his wife, Nancy C. (Shank) Coffey, who survives at home.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant daughter; a son-in-law Michael Rose; and sisters Donna Worley and Elaine Clark.

Surviving are children: Brenda Rose of Lewistown, Sandra Lagasee of West Palm Beach, FL, Wayde Coffey and wife Kimbra of Lewistown; 10 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great grandchildren, and a sister Patricia Coffey of Belleville.

He graduated in 1951 from Lewistown High School and was employed at Standard Steel as a mail boy.  He served in the U.S. Marine Corp from 1953-1956, then went back to the Standard Steel and retired in 1995 with 39 years of service.  He was a member of the VFW Post 7011 in Lewistown, and the Slim Walley Rot-N-Gun Club in Juniata County.

He enjoyed hunting, bowling, walking and running marathons, avid motorcycle rider with his wife until he was 85 years old.

A viewing will be held on Friday, January 12, 2024 from 10 - 11 a.m. with the funeral service following at 11 a.m.  at the Henderson-Bohn Funeral Home, 55 North Main Street, Reedsville, PA with Pastor Darryll Wireman officiating.  Burial will take place at the Woodlawn Cemetery, Milroy, PA.

Should friends desire, memorials may be made to:  VFW Post 7011, 3371 Route 522 North, Lewistown, PA  17044.

Arrangements are under the care of Henderson-Bohn Funeral Home, 55 N. Main Street, Reedsville, PA.  Online condolences may be made at

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Funeral Service
January 12, 2024

11:00 AM
Henderson-Bohn Funeral Home
55 North Main Street
Reedsville, PA 17084


VFW Post 7011
3371 Route 522 N, Lewistown PA 17044


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