Marie Coleman

COLEMAN, Marie T., 92, of Wheeling, WV, died Wednesday, May 15, 2013, in Good Shepherd Nursing Home.

She was born December 7, 1920, in Wheeling, a daughter of the late George J. Coleman Sr. and Eva Miller Coleman.

Marie graduated from Seton Hall University with a B.S. Degree in biology and was a former research chemist at the University of Miami.

She was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, Wheeling.

In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by two brothers, John Coleman, George J. (Martha) Coleman Jr.

Surviving are her nieces and nephews, George J. “Joe” Coleman, III of Wheeling; Thomas Coleman and his wife, Elaine of Greenville, NC; Timothy A. Coleman and his wife, Kimberly of Wheeling; Mary Beck of Gurnee, IL; Emily Coleman of Shutesbury, MA; Connie Cowden of Lilburn, GA; Cathy Coleman of Colorado Springs, CO; Christy Strickland of Lavona, GA.

Friends received 4-7 p.m. Friday at the Altmeyer Funeral Home, 154 Kruger St., Wheeling.

Liturgy of the Word will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 18, 2013, in the Mount Calvary Cemetery Bishop’s Chapel, Wheeling, with interment to follow.

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