Coyner, Jake

JAKE COYNER of Anderson, Ind., father of Indiana Bishop Michael J. Coyner, died Thursday afternoon, April 24, 2014. Survivors include: Three children, Bonnie (Dave) Craig, Mike (Marsha) Coyner and Jill (Terry) Murphy; four grandchildren, Laura (Adrian) Peace, Eric (Tamra) Craig, Steve (Jess) Coyner and Whitney Craig; and 11 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife of 66 years, Nina J. Coyner, who died in July 2010. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, April 29 at First United Methodist Church, 1215 Jackson Street in downtown Anderson. A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. the same day at the church. Condolences can be sent to Bishop & Mrs. Michael J. (and Marsha) Coyner, 301 Pennsylvania Parkway, Suite 300, Indianapolis, IN 46280.



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