Joseph C. Coffin, obituary

Tue, 11/05/2019 - 10:45am

PORT CLYDE — Joseph Clyson Coffin passed away at The Sussman House in Rockport on November 3, 2019 with the comfort of his family by his side.

Joe was born on July 12, 1946 in Rockland, ME, to parents Joseph W. and Virginia Rawley Coffin.

Joe graduated from Rockland District High School in the class of 1964. Joe served in the United States Air Force.

Joe was proud to be a member of Eureka Lodge 84 AF&AM, Naomi Chapter 25 OES, St. George 100F 134, Miriam Rebekah Lodge 33,Oceanview Grange 463, and American Legion Post 34, all of St. George, ME; Warrior Run Area Fire Dept, Watsontown, PA, Independent Hose 1, Loyal Order of Moose, Ivanhoe Chapter 28 OES, Tiadaghton,CT. 1360 of Amoranth, all of Jersey Shore, PA; along with Forty & Eight of Mortandon, PA. and Zafar Grotto, of South Williamsport, PA.

Joe is survived by his wife, Ann, of 40 years along with his grandmother, Dorothy Sears of Rockland, ME.

A time of visitation will be held for Joe on Saturday, November 9, from 12 – 1 p.m., at the Port Clyde Baptist Church, 861 Port Clyde Road, St. George, ME, with an Eastern Star and Masonic Memorial Service at 12:45 p.m., followed by a funeral service to be held at 1 p.m. with  Pastor Russell LaFlamme officiating.

Burial will take place immediately after the service at the Ridge Cemetery in Martinsville where Air Force honors will be given.

The family requests  that donations in Joe’s memory be sent to the Port Clyde Baptist Church, 861 Port Clyde Road, St. George, ME. 04860

Hall of Thomaston has care of the arrangements. To extend online condolences visit