Obituaries

Alice S. Coffman 1919 - 2010 Bonner Springs

Memorial services for Alice S. Coffman, 91, Bonner Springs, will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at Bonner Springs United Methodist Church.
Mrs. Coffman died Friday, Oct. 29, 2010 at Kingswood Nursing Home in Kansas City, Mo.
She was born Jan. 21, 1919, in Bonner Springs and was a lifetime area resident.
Mrs. Coffman worked with her husband for many years at the family-owned Ben Franklin store in Bonner Springs until they sold the business in the early 1980s. She previously volunteered at Providence Hospital and also at Bonner Springs Elementary School as a reading tutor. She was a lifelong member of the Bonner Springs United Methodist Church and its Women’s New Hope Key.
Her husband of 43 years, Donald Coffman, died in 1994.
Survivors include two sons, Don Coffman, Iowa City, Iowa, and Alan Coffman, Leawood; a brother, Frank Schirmer, Bonner Springs; and three grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at the visitation after the service at the church.
The family has suggested memorial contributions to Creative Care Consultants, 7200 NW 86th St., Suite N, Kansas City, MO 64153.
Alden-Harrington Funeral Home, Bonner Springs, is handling arrangements.