Mary Helen Bloom Coates, 82, of Blairsville, PA died on Friday, June 27, 2003 in Scenery Hill Manor, Indiana, PA.
A daughter of Morton and Mabel I. Thayer Bloom, she was born September 19, 1920 in Erie, PA.
Mrs. Coates was attending the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church, Blairsville, PA.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Raymond C. Coates, to whom she married on December 26, 1942; a son, James E. Coates, Phoenix, Arizona; a daughter, Dianne Coates, New Alexandria, PA; two grandchildren, Geoffrey Coates and Leslie Coates and a brother, Edward Bloom, Avon Lake, Ohio.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
The family will receive friends on Monday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 P.M. at the Shoemaker Funeral Home, Inc., 49 N. Walnut St., Blairsville, PA. Services will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 A.M. in the Christian & Missionary Alliance Church, Blairsville, PA.
Interment will be in Blairsville Cemetery.
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