COATLEY, JOSEPH PAUL, 87, passed away Thursday, January 17, 2013, with his family by his side. He was a member of Mt. Olive Baptist Church and a World War II Navy veteran.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Coatley.
Survivors include his children, Carol Weathers (Anthony), Deborah Delaney, Catherine Anderson (Tyrone) and Patricia Jefferson; brothers, James and Lewis (Candies) Coatley; sisters, Juanita Stokes of Detroit MI, Naomi Coatley and Violet Montgomery (Lawrence); and a host of grand and great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral: noon Friday at his church, 443 E. Kentucky St., with burial in Louisville Cemetery. Visitation: 6-8 p.m. Thursday at A. D. Porter & Sons, 1300 W. Chestnut St.
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Published in The Courier-Journal on Jan. 20, 2013