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“Jack was one of a Kind Man-One of the nicest people I have ever known-I will miss you jack-My Prayers and thoughts go out to his great family-David...Read More »
1 of 13 | Posted by: David Smith - Springfield, IL

“I am very sorry for your loss, we were neighbors 70 years ago. ”
2 of 13 | Posted by: John Peart - Springfield, IL

“Jack was one of a Kind.And Kind is what kind of man he was. God has gained one heck of a plumber and just a all around good guy. Jack became a friend...Read More »
3 of 13 | Posted by: Janet Cooper - Springfield, IL

“Jack and Peg Coleman spent their lives helping and serving others and were such positive role models for everyone. My late husband, (John Alberts)and...Read More »
4 of 13 | Posted by: Kay Alberts - Springfield,, IL

“Bernie & All the Coleman Family....I will miss my conversations with Jack all the years he came by the radio stations and prior to 8A Mass at St....Read More »
5 of 13 | Posted by: Kevin O'Dea - Springfield, IL

“Jack and Peg were always so good to my parents, that lived just around the corner on State Street. They also kept a big garden in my parents back...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Jack O'Brien - Sarasota, FL

“I'm so sorry to hear of Jack's passing. He was a very kind soul. He was my plumber and I really enjoyed our conversations when he was at my house....Read More »
7 of 13 | Posted by: Sue Hutches - Springfield, IL

“So sorry for your loss... Jack and Peg were two of the nicest and sweetest people you could ever meet... God Bless Them.... ”
8 of 13 | Posted by: teresa zumwalt - pawnee, IL

“Bernie and Family,Sorry to hear of the death of your Dad. I am sure he will be missed in your family. I extend my sincere condolences to you and your...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Ron Marr - Springfield, IL

“My thoughts and prayers are with the entire family. Jack and Peggy were great role models SALT OF THE EARTH. ”
10 of 13 | Posted by: Yvonne Butcher - springfield, IL

“Kathy, Michelle, Bernie and families: my deepest condolences at Jack's passing. He was such a wonderful man. He and Peg were always such bright...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Carol McCue - Springfield, IL

“Kathy & Mike, So sorry for you loss. Our prayers are with you and the rest of the family. I remember him to be so full of life, as was your whole...Read More »
12 of 13 | Posted by: A friend

“I will miss our front-porch talks. Darn good guy. RIP, Jack, I'm happy for you. Condolences to the family. ”
13 of 13 | Posted by: Bob Cavanagh - Springfield, IL

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John was born on June 21, 1927 and passed away on Friday, November 25, 2016.

John was a resident of Springfield, Illinois at the time of passing.

Jack graduated from Cathedral High School.

He proudly served our country in the U.S. Navy during WWII.

John was married to Margaret.

Visitation: Family will receive friends from 4:00 7:00 p.m. on Monday November 28 2016 at St. Agnes Catholic Parish 245 N. Amos Ave Springfield. Visitation will begin with a prayer service.Funeral Mass: 11:00 a.m. Tuesday November 29 2016 at St. Agnes Catholic Parish with Rev. Robert J. Jallas officiating. Burial will be held at Calvary Cemetery following the ceremony.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Land of Lincoln Honor Flight 57 Country Place Springfield IL 62703 or Jack Peg Coleman Scholarship Fund IRSE Credit Union 3101 Constitution Drive Suite 111 Springfield IL 62704.