VIOLA (BEACHY) COBLENTZ, 63, of Fort Wayne, died of heart failure at her home on Monday, Dec. 31, 2012. She was born Aug. 23, 1949 in Amlin, Ohio a daughter of the late Eli Wm. and Barbara Beachy. She graduated from IPFW in 1986 with an associates degree in nursing. She worked as a registered nurse at St. Joe in the ICU and Lutheran Hospital. Although currently divorced, she was married to William Coblentz for 22 years. She is survived by four children, Shannon (Benjamin Schnipke) Coblentz, Tara Eguia, Coyla Coblentz and Wm. Travis (Christina) Coblentz; six grandchildren, Rhett, Jade, Jaina, Trinity, Destin, and Nathan; and seven siblings, Ervin, Noah, Roman, Ada, Leona, Iona and Virginia. She was preceded in death by her mother and father; sisters, Susie Beachy and Barbara Ressler and brother Atlee Beachy. Funeral Service is 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013 at Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Home, Winchester Rd. Chapel, 6424 Winchester Rd. with calling two hours prior to service. Visitation is also 4 to 7 pm Friday, Jan. 4, 2013 at the funeral home. Burial in Lindenwood Cemetery. Preferred memorials to St. Joseph Hospital ICU Equipment Fund.


Funeral Home

Klaehn, Fahl, Melton Funeral Home
6424 Winchester Road Fort Wayne, IN 46819
(260) 424-1525

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Jan. 3, 2013