Mae Louise Coffman

Mae Louise (Russell) Coffman, “Dudy”, 92, of Montoursville, died peacefully Sunday, Nov. 12, 2017, at her home surrounded by her family.

Born March 23, 1925, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Anthony S. and Mae Louise (McCloskey) Russell.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 69 years, Dr. Kaohlin Miner Coffman, “Curly” on Oct. 16, 2016; and a sister, Doris E. Klay.

Dudy was a 1942 graduate of South Williamsport High School. She received her nursing degree from Union Memorial Hospital, Baltimore. She worked as a nurse at Union Memorial Hospital, the Rothfuss Clinic, Williamsport, and also with her husband at his private practice in Montoursville. Her greatest joy was being a homemaker and lovingly caring for her family.

A beloved wife, mother, grandmother, aunt and friend, she is survived by her five children, Douglas K. Coffman (Kathy), of Dushore, Christine C. Gardner (Jay), Brian R. Coffman, Spencer M. Coffman (Candy), and Andrew E. Coffman (Carol), all of Montoursville; grandchildren, Amy, Matthew, Jen, David, Emily, Ryan, Katie, Clinton, Olivia, Colt, Jake, and Megan; 13 great-grandchildren; nephew, Tony Klay (Karen); and niece, Carol Klay.

A funeral service to honor the life of Mae will be held at the convenience of the family. Burial will be in Wildwood Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to Knight-Confer Funeral Home.