Helen June (Swab) Coon

Helen June (Swab) Coon, 91, of Greensburg, went to her eternal rest Friday, Sept. 30, 2016, in Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital.

Born Aug. 20, 1925, in Smicksburg, she was a daughter of the late Alfred Swab and Mary Taylor Swab.

June was a homemaker and housewife. She married G. Raymond Coon June 17, 1946, at United Lutheran Church of Smicksburg. June was a member of Harrold Zion Lutheran Church of Greensburg.

Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, G. Raymond Coon; her daughter, Sandra Shumaker, in 2014; four brothers, Thomas, Richard, Allen and Gerald, all from Erie; and three sisters, Dorothy, from Punxsutawney, Mary Lou, from Canton, Ohio, and Lois, from Waterford.

She is survived by two sons, Charles Coon, of Sunset, La., and Keith Coon, of Greensburg; nine grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren. June was the last remaining member of her family.

There will be no visitation. A memorial service is to be held at Harrold Zion Lutheran Church in Greensburg, with the Rev. Robert Free officiating, date and time determined later. Burial will be in Smicksburg Cemetery, Smicksburg. P. DAVID NEWHOUSE FUNERAL HOME, 215 Church St., New Alexandria, in charge of arrangements.


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