Gilmanton-----John "Jack" C. Coleman, 60, of 9 Wood Drive, died at the Catholic Medical Center, Manchester, NH on Wednesday, March 23, 2005.
Mr. Coleman was born January 29, 1945 in Woburn, MA, the son of Louis W. & Viola M. (Giggy) Coleman. He lived in Woburn for several years before moving to Gilmanton twenty-four years ago. He was employed by the City of Laconia for ten years, retiring in 1992.
Mr. Coleman was a communicant of St. Joseph Parish, Belmont, NH. He enjoyed riding his Harley-Davidson, hunting, the New England Patriots and collecting antiques. Mr. Coleman was a member of the Elks in Laconia, NH and Woburn, MA.
Mr. Coleman is survived by his wife of thirty-six years, Mary L. (Lyons) Coleman, of Gilmanton, NH; two sons, John "Jacky" Coleman of Manchester, NH and Paul Coleman of Gilmanton, NH; two daughters, Stacey Casaletto of Haverhill, MA and Lori Coleman of Londonderry, NH; five grandchildren; one brother, Ronald Coleman, of Pennsylvania and several nephews and nieces.
Calling hours will be held on Monday, March 28, 2005 from 5:00-8:00PM in the Carriage House of the Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, March 29, 2005 at 11:00AM at the St. Joseph Parish, 96 Main St., Belmont, NH.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the John C. Coleman Memorial Fund, c/o Village Bank and Trust, PO Box 7345, Gilford, NH. 03247.
Wilkinson-Beane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 164 Pleasant Street, Laconia, NH is in charge of the arrangements.