Christy Joan Coleman of Crystal City, MO, formerly of Old Mines, was born May 4, 1959 in St. Louis, MO. Christy departed this life on April 15, 2018 at Mercy Hospital Jefferson having reached the age of fifty-eight years, eleven months and eleven days.
Christy is survived by her mother, Frances Theresa (Bequette) Coleman of Bonne Terre, MO, three daughters; Angela Coleman and Phil Pashia of Cadet, MO, Sophia Seiffertt and husband John of Kirksville, MO, Joni Barber and husband Jeremy of Cadet, MO, one brother; Carley Coleman and wife Charlene of Potosi, MO; eleven grandchildren; Mackenzie, Vincent, Amanda (John) Roberts, Jack, Benedict, Dominic, Carlee, Chelsea, Jeremy “JJ”, Cameron, Colton, one great-grandson; Jonathon Roberts, “Sister”, Carmen Litton, many friends from Our Lady Parish and many other dear and special relatives and friends. Christy was preceded in death by her father, Edward “Bill” Coleman.
Christy was a member of the Special Olympics and the Acts Retreat Team. She volunteered as librarian for Kingston K-14 and St. Joachim Catholic School. She was a Eucharistic minister as well as a volunteer for local fish frys. Christy enjoyed being a volunteer as well as watching Cardinals baseball. She loved to watch Yadier Molina and Mike Matheny. She also enjoyed playing a game of Euchre or writing. Christy especially enjoyed Elvis Presley and Star Trek. Christy will forever hold a special place in the heart of those who had known her.