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Arlyne (Akeley) Coons Obituary

contributed by Russ Tallman

Mrs. H. Coons

     Schoharie - Funeral services were held on Tuesday afternoon from the Warner funeral home, Inc., Schoharie, for Mrs. Arlyne Akeley Coons, 44, wife of Harry Coons of Schoharie, who died suddenly at their home on Fair street on Saturday morning.
     Mrs. Coons is survived by her husband, Harry; a son, Michael; her mother, Mrs. Katie Akeley; and a sister, Mrs. Howard Yanson, all of Schoharie.
     Mrs. Coons was a member of the Schoharie Presbyterian church and had been employed in the payroll department of the General Electric Company in Schenectady for the past 16 years.
     The Rev. Thomas Hedges, pastor of the Schoharie Presbyterian church, and the Rev. Walter Jerge, retired, officiated at the burial service with interment in the family plot in the Lutheran cemetery in Schoharie.

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