Jon R. Coffey, 75, passed away Friday, April 13, 2018, surrounded by loved ones at his home in Brownwood.
Visitation will be held from 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday, April 15 at Johnson’s Funeral Home in San Angelo and from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, April 16 at Davis-Morris Funeral Home in Brownwood. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 17 at Davis-Morris Funeral Home.
Jon was born in Brownwood at Memorial Hospital Aug. 14, 1942 to J.P. “Bud” and Louise Coffey. He graduated from Brownwood High School in 1960 and Texas A&M with a BBA in 1965. He retired after a long career with GTE phone company. He was a member of Central Methodist Church in Brownwood.
Jon loved his family. He cherished all the many family gatherings. Jon also loved the beach. After retirement he spent several years in an RV in Rockport.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce; daughter, Joan Gibson and husband Benny; son, James Coffey and wife Jani; son, Jonathan Coffey and wife Denise; son, Mark Coats and his wife Isabell; son, Coy White and wife Jennifer; 15 grandchildren, Ramsey Villarreal, Aubrey Coffey, Jessica Coffey, Bridgett Gonzales and husband Caleb, Kali Seat, LeahShea Martinez and husband Ryan, Laramie Seat, Blaine Mitchell, Jessica Coats, Emily Coats, Andrew Coats, Rylee Coffey, Chase White, and Corbin White; and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, J.P. “Bud” and Louis Coffey; sister, Linda Reid and grandson, Nathan Coffey.