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John Samuel Coleman Sr., John Samuel Coleman Sr.,

John Samuel Coleman Sr.,

Wednesday, August 8, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

iron worker

John Samuel Coleman Sr., 87, of Bethlehem, died July 30, 2012, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg, Bethlehem. Born in Mountain Top, he was a son of the late Albert and Ruth Coleman. He was the husband of Ethel (Brown) Coleman for 66 years.

He was an iron worker for Bethlehem Iron Works.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Joseph G. and his girlfriend, June Boseman; a daughter, Susan and her husband Dennis Krause Sr.; three grandchildren, Dennis D. Krause Jr., Tanya and her husband Kyle Keller and Barett Krause; two great-grandchildren, Marissa and Dylan Krause; nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by a son, John S. Coleman Jr.; three brothers, James, Larry and Albert Coleman; and two sisters, Janet Wawrzyniak and Lois Zerfoss.

Contributions may be made to the Disabled American Veteran's National Service Foundation, 3725 Alexandria Pike, Cold Spring, KY 41076.

Arrangements were made by Connell Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.