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Kathy Elaine Coler

September 20, 1958 ~ January 17, 2024 (age 65) 65 Years Old
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Kathy Coler Obituary

Kathy Elaine (Thompson) Coler, 65, of Lancaster, Formerly of Junction City, passed away unexpectedly at her home on Wednesday, January 17, 2024.

She was born September 20, 1958 in Lancaster, Ohio to the late Ray and Ellen Taylor Thompson.

Kathy was a graduate of New Lexington High School, class of 1977. She had a special affection for animals and was a proud dog Mom to her beloved Chihuahua, Bella. Her true passion lay in her green thumb, as she was an avid plant enthusiast. Kathy possessed a remarkable ability to cultivate and care for plants and her home was adorned with the beauty of various flowers throughout the seasons. Her love for greenery brought immense pleasure to her life. Her greatest source of happiness was found in her family. Her children, grandchildren and great-granddaughter were the light of her life. Their presence and communication kept her going and brought the upmost joy to her heart. While Kathy didn’t venture out of her house much, her family remained her constant support and motivation.

She is survived by her daughter, Courtney Spohn (Eric Dusenberry); son, Benjamin Coler; grandchildren, Austin and Taryn Ratliff, Avery Brown, Brice, Brylee, Braylon and Braxton Coler and Eli McCafferty; great-granddaughter, Vayda Fulk; brother Jack (Janice) Thompson; niece, Michele (Todd) Saunders; many cousins; uncle, Jim (Judy) May; aunt, Rose (Gene) Leckrone and her longtime friend and roommate, Gwen Johnson.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Jay Coler; aunts, Glenna (Virgil) Knight, Betty (Howard) Walls, Barbara (William) Carroll; uncles, William (Norma) Taylor and Johnny Taylor who died at 6 Months old; maternal grandparents, William C. Taylor and Hallie (Wofter) Taylor-May.

Calling hours will be held 11am-12pm on Monday, January 22, 2024 at Roberts-Winegardner Funeral Home, 304 Mill Street, New Lexington, Ohio.

A celebration of life will take place at a later date. May she rest in peace, surrounded by the love she generously shared with those lucky enough to be a part of her life.

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January 22, 2024

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
P.M. Roberts (New Lexington, Ohio)


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