“Ruby” Doneen Coffin


Ruby  “Ruby” Doneen Coffin, 62, of Stockport died at 10:25 P.M. March 18, 2014, at Jefferson County Hospital, Fairfield.

She was born September 2, 2013, at Leon, IA to Kenneth W.  and Donna J. Snyder Carrico and married Gary L. Coffin Aug 3, 1984.  He died September 1, 2011.

Doneen lived most of her life in the Stockport area, graduated from Van Buren High School and worked at Casey’s General store in Fairfield as a manager.

Surviving are a son Philip Ward (Carol) of Berthound, CO, two daughters, Jennifer Holthus of Stockport and Daylyn Krochak (Phillip) of Brighton, six grandchildren, a great grandchild, a sister, Joan Perry of Carlisle and special nephew, Joey Carrico (Tina) of Cypres, TX

In addition to her husband she was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Darla Smelser and two brothers, Joel and Kenneth Carrico.

Funeral services will be held at 10 A.M. Saturday March 22, 2014, at Pedrick Funeral Home, Keosauqua with Larry Shipley officiating.  Visitation will open at 2 P.M. Friday at the funeral home with family present from 5 – 7 P.M.  Cremation will follow the service with burial of cremains at a later date in Spencer Cemetery, Stockport.  Gifts to a memorial to be designated later by the family may be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family at P.O. Box 137, Stockport, IA 52651.