John W. Coleman Jr.
1944 - 2020
BORN
1944
DIED
2020
FUNERAL HOME
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue
Gary, IN
John Walter Coleman Jr "Pete" born April 27, 1944 passed away on August 30, 2020 at St. Mary Medical. He was a graduate of Froebel High School Class of 1963, member of Local 150 for 45 years. Preceded in death by his mother, Mary Coleman, father John Coleman Sr. and brother Walter Lee Coleman. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 22 years Pearlene Jones Coleman, children Shaunda Ball (Greg) Sherlock, Letroy (Victoria) Gillespie, Geodice Gillespie, James Gillespie, Maurice Gillespie Sr., Nicholas Alston, Nicole Alston, Nitosha Jones, sister Joyce Begnaud, brother Charles "Buggy" Daniels, and a host of nieces, nephews, grandchildren, great grandchildren, a great great grandchild Joshua Trout and family and friends. Visitation Saturday, September 5, 2020 from 9 to 11:00am funeral services to follow at 11:00am all at the Guy & Allen Funeral Chapel, 2959 W. 11th Ave. Officiating Pastor Willie Weaver. Interment at Evergreen Cemetery.


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Published by Post-Tribune on Sep. 3, 2020.
MEMORIAL EVENTS
Sep
5
Visitation
9:00a.m. - 11:00a.m.
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue, Gary, IN
Sep
5
Funeral service
11:00a.m.
Guy & Allen Funeral Directors, Inc.
2959 West 11th Avenue, Gary, IN
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John was my friend and classmate at Froebel High School.He will be truly missed.R.I.P.

Ray Turley
Ray Turley
Friend
September 6, 2020
As the days and weeks pass, and as you return to life's routine, may you continue to feel comforted by the love and support of family and friends.
Gail Harris
Friend
September 5, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow. I will keep you my prayers.
Michael Johnson
Friend
September 5, 2020
My condolences to the family. Have known John a longtime as a true Froebelite. Always saw him at Genesis for nostalgia.May he rest on peace.
Geraldine (Squeaky) Harrison Cash
Friend
September 4, 2020
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.
Ethel Merrell
Friend
September 4, 2020
May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow.
Janice Sills-Hopkins
September 3, 2020
John was one of the nicest, quietest guys in our class. It would be hard to find something bad to say about him. Condolences to his family and love ones.
McKinley Jelks
Classmate
September 3, 2020
joy jaeger
September 3, 2020
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