Timothy E. "Timm" Coughlin

TIMOTHY E. COUGHLIN "TIMM" CHESTERTON, IN Timothy E. Coughlin "Timm" age 62 of Chesterton, passed away on January 25, 2014. Timm was born in Logansport, grew up in Portage and lived in Chesterton since 1977. Timm is survived by his wife of 28 years, Pam (White) Coughlin; sisters: Mary Laskody and Patty (Darrell) Hayes; sister-in-law, Diane Hursey; brother, Dan (Diane) Coughlin; very special niece, Emily Hursey and her boyfriend Doug Ruehl; his "other" niece, Sara (Matt) Lams and their children Brielle and Elijah; nieces: Lindsay, Kira, Carrie, Emily and Hillary; son, Jaime Souther Nygra. He is also survived by his aunt, Margaret Ann Willison and special cousins: Tony and Sheila Willison and their children Lauryn, Aaron and Leah; and Angela and Dave Springer and their children Ella and Paul; best friends: Koja Fillwock and Carrie Sosa and their children Elesha, Marissa, Elijah and Mya; and his little buddy, Olie. He was preceded in death by his mother, Olga (Maurice) Tolbert; father, George Robert (Maxine) Coughlin; in laws: Pete and Edith White; and brother-in- law, Kevin Hursey. Timm was a 1969 graduate of Portage High School and Purdue University. He was an army veteran who proudly served this country in Vietnam. He retired from Bethlehem Steel and was the owner of Man About The House. He worked many years at Fidelity National Title as their maintenance man. Timm's passion was music and he played bass guitar in many area bands over the years. He loved sharing his knowledge of music with friends and family, being the "Professor of Rock N Roll School." Timm never met a stranger and was a true free spirit. Peace, love, dove…. incense and peppermints. A memorial service with Military Rites will be held on Tuesday, January 28, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. at White-Love Funeral Home, 525 South 2nd Street, Chesterton. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 4:00 p.m. until time of service. Memorial donations may be given to VNA Hospice, 2401 Valley Dr, Valparaiso or Lakeshore Paws, 450 W. Lincoln Way, Valparaiso. To send an online condolence, please visit whitelovefuneralhome.com

Funeral Home

White-Love Funeral Home
525 S 2Nd St Chesterton, IN 46304
(219) 926-1309

Published in The Times on Jan. 27, 2014