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William R. Coburn Sr.

June 21, 1928 ~ April 16, 2019 (age 90)


William R. Coburn, Sr. went to be with his Lord and Savior on April 16, 2019. He was born on June 21, 1928, to Thomas and Alma (Music) Coburn. He was a dedicated husband, father, and grandfather. He served his country in the 57th Military Police Company of the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was employed by Shell Pipeline for 37 years. Visiting at Ascension Funeral Home, 426 West New River St. Gonzales, LA, on Friday, April 19, 2019 from 9 am until funeral services at 11 am, conducted by Pastor Steve Berger. Burial to follow in Oak Lane Memorial Park in Prairieville, La. He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Doris McAdams Coburn; two sons, William Jr. and his wife Paula, and Thomas and his wife Stephanie; and one daughter, Sandra and her husband John Soileau; eight grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Preceded in death by his parents, 2 sisters, and 3 brothers. Ascension Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Please sign the online guestbook at www.ascensionfuneral.com.


Ascension Funeral Home
426 West New River St
Gonzales, LA  70737
Friday, April 19, 2019
9:00 am - 11:00 am



Ascension Funeral Home
426 West New River St.
Gonzales, LA  70737
Friday, April 19, 2019
11:00 am


Oak Lane Memorial Park
15304 Highway 73
Prairieville, LA  70769

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