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Cecil Coleman

AGE: 70 • Forked River

Cecil Coleman, age 70, of Forked River passed away on Tuesday December 6th, 2016 at his home. Born in County Monaghan, Ireland, he originally immigrated to Freehold before moving to Forked River in 1985. Mr. Coleman was a Monmouth County Corrections Officer before his retirement in 2010. He was a member of the Forked River Presbyterian Church. Cecil loved To garden, shoot pool, listen to music, play his guitar, singing but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

Cecil was predeceased by his parents Abraham and Marion Coleman, his brother William and his two sisters Edith and Evelyn. Surviving are his wife of 47 years Kathleen (nee Cassidy), three children, Mark Andrew Coleman his fiancé Corey Dover, Coleen Ann Barcalow and her husband Dennis, Cora Frances Haniebnik and her husband David, grandchildren, Ashlyn, Allison, Justin, Gabby, Melissa, Vanessa, Jenna, Kortnee, Selina, Brianna, Daniel, Mark and Zachary, along with his great-granddaughter Nicolette Ann Johnson and his siblings Elsie Havilind of Delaware and John Wesley Coleman of Manchester, NJ.

A Viewing will be held on Sunday December 11th, 2016 from 2-6pm and again on Monday from 10am until the time of the service at 11am at Riggs Funeral Home, 130 North Main Street (Route 9), interment will follow in Good Luck Cemetery, Lanoka Harbor.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Dec. 9, 2016
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