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Robert L. Coker

Phoenix - Robert L. Coker passed away in Phoenix, Arizona on September 10, 2018. He was born an only child in St. Louis, Missouri to Clayton Fenwick Coker and Rose Lee Bishop. Robert moved to Arizona after completing the second grade when he was eight years old. He graduated from Phoenix Technical High School. Robert made a career working at Mountain Bell Telephone Company. He is survived by six children, ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

A Vigil will be held from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., Sunday, September 16, 2018 at Whitney & Murphy Funeral Home, 4800 E. Indian School Rd. in Phoenix. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M., Monday, September 17, 2018 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Roman Catholic Church, 5614 W. Orangewood Dr. in Glendale. Burial will follow at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery, 10045 W. Thomas Rd. in Avondale.

All are invited to a memorial gathering to follow services. Details can be found at

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Published in The Arizona Republic on Sept. 13, 2018
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