Joan Coleridge

Joan Marie Coleridge

ROCKWELL - Joan Marie Coleridge, 67, of Rockwell, passed away Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at Rowan Regional Medical Center, Salisbury.

Born Aug. 27, 1945, in Boston, Mass., she was the daughter of the late Anne Foley Wright and Francis H. Wright.

Mrs. Coleridge graduated from Cambridge High School, Cambridge, Mass. She was a homemaker and was a clerk at the Corporate Office of Food Lion.

She attended Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Frank Wright.

Those left to cherish her memory are her husband of 47 years, Chuck Coleridge Sr.; sons Chuck Coleridge Jr. of Memphis, Tenn., Steven Coleridge and wife Heather of Lexington, S.C.; grandchildren Ben Coleridge, Matthew Coleridge, Myles Coleridge; sister Sandra Yoviene and husband Al of Boynton Beach, Fla.

Visitation: The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Summersett Funeral Home.

Service: A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10:30 a.m. Friday at Sacred Heart Catholic Church. Interment will follow at the U.S. National Cemetery.

Summersett Funeral Home of Rockwell is assisting the Coleridge family. Online condolences may be made at

Published in Salisbury Post on Feb. 12, 2013