John F. Coyne

Obituary Condolences

John F. Coyne John F. Coyne, long time resident of Chester PA, passed away on Feb 15, 2013 in Tucson AZ. Born in Pittsburgh on July 4 1925 to Michael and Ellen Coyne, he attended PMC College, (Widner University), and served in the US NAVY in WWII. He was a seaman first class aboard the USS Twiggs, which was sunk off of the coast of Okinawa on June 16, 1945. Survivors: his daughter, Patricia Coyne-Johnson (Rev John Johnson) of Tucson, AZ, his son Joseph Coyne ( Beth Korn Coyne) of Downingtown, PA and his grandson Joshua Coyne (Malena Martinez) of West Chester PA. Service: will be held at SS Peter and Paul Cemetery on April 6 at 1100 AM with a luncheon at the Lamb Tavern in Springfield to celebrate John's life. In lieu of flowers: please consider a donation to the Disabled Veterans Program at the University of Illinois, the Michael J Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, https://www.michaeljfox.org, or the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation http://www.cff.org/Chapters/delawarevalley.

Published in The Daily Times on Mar. 15, 2013
Read More