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Tinton Falls - Donald R. Coleman, 88, passed away January 12, 2018 at Seabrook Village, Tinton Falls, NJ. He was born in Wiconisco, PA and resided in Wall, NJ for 58 years. He was a US Marine, serving in the Korean War. He retired from Verizon after 30 years. As a volunteer with the Glendola Fire Company for over 50 years, he served as Fire Chief and Commissioner. He was a member of Masonic Lodge 89, a Charter Member of Manasquan Elks Lodge 2534, the Military Order of the Purple Heart, Disabled American Veterans, and a member of the Williamstown, PA VFW. He was predeceased by parents Chester and Irene Coleman, and brother Robert. He is survived by Ludema, his beloved wife of 64 years and daughters Nancy Baker and husband Steve, Hillsboro, NJ and Donna Blendinger and husband Lawrence, Wall, NJ together with grandchildren Jeffrey Blendinger and Jennifer Baker. He is also survived by his sister Joan Fry and brother Paul Coleman and wife Mary. At the request of the family, services are private. Condolences may also be offered online at
Published in Asbury Park Press on Jan. 14, 2018
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