Lynette M. COELHO

Lynette M. Coelho

SPRINGFIELD, IL - Lynette M. Coelho, 42, died at 6:52 p.m., Monday, July 8, 2013. She was born May 21, 1971, in Springfield, to Gary and Sandra Monroe Grider. She married Marco Coelho on May 14, 2005; he survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, Jeralyn Grider; two sons, Bradley Schafer and Andrew Bear; three stepsons: Alexander, Chance and Mark Coelho; one granddaughter, Jordyn Bear; parents, Gary and Sandy Grider; one brother Todd (Sandra) Grider; grandmother, Mary A. Monroe, all of Springfield; several aunts and uncles; one niece, Ashley Grider and several cousins.

Two grandfathers and one grandmother preceded her in death.

Lynette was a member of West Side Christian Church. She worked for the State of Illinois for eighteen years, most recently as a caseworker for the All Kids Program.

Funeral Service: 10 a.m., Saturday, July 13, 2013, at West Side Christian Church. Burial will follow at Oak Ridge Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to My Hope, 624 Garvey Lane, Chatham, IL 62629.

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Published in The State Journal-Register on July 10, 2013