Ethel (Burton) Coffin (77) of Olney


Published on July 3 2012 12:19 pm

Ethel (Burton) Coffin, 77, of Olney, Illinois died Monday, July 2, 2012 at 1:33 p.m. at her home.

Memorial services will be held at a later date. Cremation rites accorded. Online condolences may be left at

Ethel was born August 22, 1934 in Seymour, the daughter of Howard Cecil and Stella Mae (Turner) Burton. She married Walt Coffin who preceded her in death. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include sons, Jeff (wife Judy) Wiegel of Snowflake, Arizona, Cary (wife Kim) Wiegel of Cisne; daughters, Kathy (husband John) Oligar of Seymour, Janet (husband Jim) Beppler of Olney and Amy (husband  Eric) McCartney of Urbana; 16 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brother, Pat Burton and sisters, Hazel Burton, Myrt Williams, Lou Vriend and Edna Sarnecki.