The Times West Virginian

Obituaries

February 21, 2014

Albert “Pat” Coburn

Albert E. “Pat” Coburn, 97, a resident of the Tygart Center, Fairmont, formerly of Murray Avenue, passed away early Tuesday evening (Feb. 18, 2014) in the nursing facility.

He was born June 28, 1916, in Marion County, son of the late Albert and Mary Murray Coburn.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elfreda W. Trickett Coburn, who died in 2005.

Mr. Coburn was a member of St. Peters Catholic Church in Fairmont. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II. Mr. Coburn was a retired coal miner, having worked at Humphrey Mine, No. 7, Consol. He worked for 43 years. He also was a member of the U.M.W.A.  He enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Survivors include a son and his companion, William F. Coburn and Doris Coburn of Rivesville; a daughter and her husband, Phyllis and John Jimmie of Fairmont; 10 grandchildren, Deana Coburn, JoAnn Coburn, William Coburn and John Coburn, all of Fairmont, Joseph Coburn of Rivesville, Tracy Townsend of Pensacola, Fla., Anissa Morgan of Jacksonville, N.C., Patrick Coburn, Eyvette Coburn of Fairmont and Cathy Coburn of South Carolina;  nine great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; a brother, William Coburn; and a sister, Mary E. Boyce of Fairmont.  

He was preceded in death by two sons, Lawrence R. and Albert F. Coburn; and three sisters, Florence Wilson, Lois Cox and Nellie Procopeo.  

Friends may call at Ford Funeral Home, DeGarmo Chapel, Jasper Street, Rivesville, from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. today and 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. on Saturday. Funeral services will be held in the funeral home Saturday at 10:30 a.m., with Deacon David Lester officiating. Burial will follow in Arnettsville Cemetery in Arnettsville.

Online condolences may be made www.fordfuneralhomes .com.

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