In memory of
Emily Elizabeth Magie Coffin
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In memory of
Emily Elizabeth Magie Coffin
Emily Elizabeth Magie Coffin passed away peacefully on August 13, 2018. Born May 2, 1921, in Evanston, IL, to John Magie and Emily Prest, she shared 74 years of a loving marriage with Robert Parker Coffin. Preceded in death by her son, Robert Parker Coffin, Jr., she is survived by her husband; her daughter, Betsy Hofmeister (Dave); daughter-in-law, Joy Coffin; daughter, Barbara Coffin (Dan Engstrom); son, John (Chris); 11 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. She loved family, children, and all people, often helping and caring for others. Betty gathered family and friends together and believed living is giving. Memorial Service, Saturday, September 15, 2018, at 3:30 p.m., at Lake Forest Place, 1100 Pembridge Dr., Lake Forest, IL, 60045. Memorial contributions may be made to UNICEF USA ( www.unicefusa.org ), 125 Maiden Ln., New York, NY, 10038 or to St. John's UCC / Woods Hall Gallery, P.O. Box 14, LaPointe, WI, 54850. Funeral info: 847.673.6111 or www.habenfuneral.com .
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In memory of
Emily Elizabeth Magie Coffin
Emily Elizabeth Magie Coffin passed away peacefully on August 13, 2018. Born May 2, 1921, in Evanston, IL, to John Magie and Emily Prest, she shared 74 years of a loving marriage with Robert Parker Coffin. Preceded in death by her son, Robert Parker Coffin, Jr., she is survived by her husband; her daughter, Betsy Hofmeister (Dave); daughter-in-law, Joy Coffin; daughter, Barbara Coffin (Dan Engstrom); son, John (Chris); 11 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. She loved family, children, and all people, often helping and caring for others. Betty gathered family and friends together and believed living is giving. Memorial Service, Saturday, September 15, 2018, at 3:30 p.m., at Lake Forest Place, 1100 Pembridge Dr., Lake Forest, IL, 60045. Memorial contributions may be made to UNICEF USA ( www.unicefusa.org ), 125 Maiden Ln., New York, NY, 10038 or to St. John's UCC / Woods Hall Gallery, P.O. Box 14, LaPointe, WI, 54850. Funeral info: 847.673.6111 or www.habenfuneral.com .
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Services Provided By
Haben Funeral Home & Crematory
8057 Niles Center Road
Skokie, IL 60077-2599
Past Services ╲╱
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