Funeral services for Nellie E. Coleman, 80, of Caldwell and
formerly of Nampa, who died Wednesday, July 18, 1990, at the
Caldwell hospital, will be conducted at 1030 a.m. Monday, July
23, at the Alsip Funeral Chapel. Pastor Ed
Kerschensteiner of the Boise Valley Church of the Brethren
will officiate. Burial will follow in the Hillcrest
Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
Mrs. Coleman was born May 27, 1910, at McCann, Neb.
She was reared and educated in Nebraska. She married
Arlo B. Coleman May 3, 1928, at Martin, S.D. Following
their marriage they made their home in Nebraska until moving
to Nampa in 1957. Mr. Coleman preceded her in death Aug.
5, 1988. She had recently moved to Caldwell. She
attended the Boise Valley Church of the Brethren.
Nellie is survived by five sons, Robert, of Hopkins,
Mich., Donald or Orange, Calif., William "Bill" in California,
and Gerald L. and Peter M., both of Nampa; five daughters,
Ardeth Cobble of Kuna, Iris Henning of Meridian, Beverly
Serres of Chadron, Neb., and Juanita Power and Sharon Haylett,
both of Caldwell; two sisters, Joyce Stone of Casper, Wyo.,
and Celia Halstead of Oakdale, Neb.; a brother, Ted Galloway
in South Dakota; and a number of grandchildren,
great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.
She was also preceded in death by a son, Walter B.
Coleman, four brothers, a sister, three grandsons, two
granddaughters, a great-grandson and a great-granddaughter.