Family Login:


Share This Obituary
Resources

Send Flowers
 Send Flowers


Memories & Candles

“"From the grave I will redeem them. From death I will recover them."(Hosea 13:14)May your family be strengthen by wonderful memories, warm love and...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Prayers for the family while you morn the loss of a sweet humble man! There are no words to ease the pain but to know he's not suffering anymore! ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: Michelle Coleman - McArthur, OH

“I'm sorry for your loss may God's promise bring peace and comfort for each of you (John 6:40 )My condolences Rachel , Fl ”
3 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“Brother Utah and Sister Edith were great friends whom I spent many a day visiting and talking about the Bible. Afterwards we enjoyed food together...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Elder Larry G Stanley - OH

“RIP. ”
5 of 13 | Posted by: Beatrice Coleman - Yelm, WA

“Gods blessings to all of you from your family in Ky ”
6 of 13 | Posted by: June Mullins - Pikeville, KY

“Sorry for your loss Mike. We just want you to know we are thinking of you at this difficult time. ”
7 of 13 | Posted by: Lynda and Bob Winters - Wellston, OH

“So sorry for your loss. Utah was one of the best father's i have known. His life and values are reflected in his wonderful children. I know he was as...Read More »
8 of 13 | Posted by: Gary Sweany - The Villages, FL

“We are praying for the family in this difficult time. May God grant you comfort and peace. ”
9 of 13 | Posted by: Roger and Linda Reynolds - OH

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all ❤ ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Delbert and Tina Fulton - OH

“RIP our dear friend Utah Coleman. Such a kind soul. Smartest man I ever met and with kindness and concern for others. It was an honor to have known...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Aaron Loomis and his mother Judy Loomis - OH

“prayers thinking of you all ”
12 of 13 | Posted by: jeff Fleming - London, KY

“May he RIP. Thoughts and prayers to the family. Sorry for your loss. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Teresa Stoneburner - Waverly, OH


Utah Coleman, age 84, of McArthur, passed away peacefully Friday morning, January 12, 2018 at Pickaway Manor in Circleville. He was born January 10, 1934 in Pike County, Kentucky to the late George L. and Victoria Coleman. Utah was a veteran of the United States Army. He attended Morehead University and later received a Bachelor's Degree in Education from Ohio University. Utah was a former teacher and educator at Zaleski School, as well as a former office manager at Adelman Lumber in McArthur for 40 years. He enjoyed his lottery tickets and his passion in life was his family and working. Utah is survived by his children, Tammy Deck (Chris) of Circleville, Brian Coleman (Rhonda Carpenter), Mark Coleman (Stef Sweaney), and Michael Coleman (Mandy Yates), all of McArthur; granddaughters, Tonia Iles (Trevor) of Cincinnati and Tiffanie Coleman of Hamden; sister, Catherine Addington (Danny) of Pike County, Kentucky; brother, Dwight Coleman (Sharetta) of Willis, Texas, along with 5 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of over 50 years, Edith Fleming Coleman, in 2007; brothers, Troy Coleman and Landon Coleman; and sister, Creda Anderson. The family would like to give a special thank you to the staff at Pickaway Manor and the staff at Heartland Hospice. Calling hours will be Monday from 5 to 8 P.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home in Wellston. Funeral service will be Tuesday at 11 A.M. at the McWilliams Funeral Home with Elder Larry Stanley officiating. Burial, with military honors, will follow in the Mt. Zion Cemetery in McArthur.

Upcoming Funeral Services
Burial

Mt. Zion Cemetery

Mt. Zion Road McArthur, OH