Rosellen Coonts


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Posted Online: Nov. 12, 2012, 6:28 pm
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Rosellen L. Coonts, 65, of Buffalo, died Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012, at Kahl Home, Davenport.
Graveside services are 2 p.m. Wednesday at Rose Hill Cemetery, Buffalo. Visitation is 1-1:30 p.m. Wednesday at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
She was born April 21, 1947, in Centerville, Iowa. She married Donald R. Coonts Jan. 18, 1967. He died Dec. 6, 2001.
Surviving are her daughter and son-in-law, Lisa and Wes Schmook; son, Scott Coonts; six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brothers, Freddy (Sandy) Fisher and James Fisher.














 



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