Candice Coen

Obituary for Candice Coen

March 19, 1954 - June 3, 2021
Avon Lake, Ohio | Age 67

Loving Daughter, Life Partner, Friend


Candice L. Coen, 67, of Naples, Florida and Avon Lake, Ohio passed away Thursday, June 3, 2021 at her home in Florida. She was born March 19, 1954 in Elyria, Ohio to parents Earl and Lois (nee Pomeroy) Coen.

Candy was raised in Elyria and following graduation from high school she went on to earn her bachelor's degree at the University of Akron, followed by her master's degree at Kent State University. She taught business for 33 years to students at Vermilion High School, and was a part time faculty member at Lorain County Community College for several years.

Candy enjoyed being active, playing golf and pickleball, but excelling at tennis. She was a member of several clubs through the years including Avon Lake Tennis Club, the former Sugar Lane Raquet Club, North Ridgeville Raquet Club, Spring Valley Country Club and Heritage Bay Country Club. Candy was a member of the US Tennis Association and USTA Tennis in Florida. She competed for many years and won a number of championships, including the Elyria City Tournaments and LCCC Doubles Tournament.

Candy is survived by her beloved mother Lois Coen; life partner of 22 years William Hyde; and her four-legged companion Caleb. She is preceded in death by her father Earl Coen and aunt Geraldine Pomeroy.

Memorial contributions in Candice's memory may be forwarded to Zion Lutheran Church, 5100 Ashland Ave, Lorian, Ohio 44053.

Private services with Rev. William Mugnolo and burial at Elmwood Cemetery in Lorain have taken place. 440.933.3202

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  • Zion Lutheran Church
    5100 Ashland Ave
    Lorain, OH 44053

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Avon Lake, OH 44012
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