December 21, 1935 - November 9, 2017
Rev. Montford (Ned) Coon Ph.D. was born on December 21, 1935, to Imogene (Valley) Hundley and Montford J. Coon in Carson City, NV. Ned studied throughout his life. His thirst for knowledge led him to a Doctorate in Philosophy in 2016 plus he became an Ordained Minister in 1996.Ned served from 1953 to 1958 in the Army - 40th Tank Division. He was retired but had worked in many fields. The work he loved the most was engineering in which he exceled. He loved life and all aspects of it. He enjoyed sharing his theories on life and death with as many people as possible. He also enjoyed a good debate. Ned cherished spending time with his family, camping, fishing, boating, golfing and working in his woodshop when he was able. He was currently writing a book on learning about life and religion. Ned was truly blessed. He departed this life on November 09, 2017. He was preceded in death by his parents, step father, Wilson Hundley and sister, Ermalyn Hecker. He leaves to cherish His memory his wife of 58 yrs., Laura Coon, son Montford C. (Ruth) Coon, Jr., son Kenneth R. Coon, daughter, Tammy L. (Daniel) Brown, 3 Grandchildren – Michael A. Fry, Jasmine M. Wood, Jeffrey Coon, and 2 Great Grandchildren- Nina and Charles (Charlie) - sister – Dawn Barber and Brother- in-Law- Bruce Hecker plus a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other loving relatives, and friends.
In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the VA Medical Center or a Cancer Foundation/ Charity of your choice.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held: Saturday November 18th from 1:00 – 4:00 Lifeline Church - Community Center 5326 Middle Ridge Road Madison, Oh 44057