Dreama Faye Coleman Coen, 76, of Burnsville passed away at 7:45 p.m. on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at her residence, surrounded by her loving family.
She was born in Toney Creek, Fayette County, on May 25, 1937 a daughter of the late Henry Coleman and Pearl Williams Coleman.
On June 2, 1956 she married Coy Arlie Coen in Dothan, WV and they were married 43 years before his passing on March 28, 2000.
She is survived by five children: Sherry L. Metz and husband, Charles H. Metz of Linn; Jeffrey A. Coen and wife, Carole Coen of Port Republic VA; Kenneth E. Coen and fiance', Rachel Ware of Burnsville; Catherine J Rubush and husband, Tommy of Weyers Cave VA; and Leah L. Nicholson and husband, Eric of Burnsville; eight grandchildren: Ronald M. Gilmore of Mill Creek; Sabrina R. Gilmore and fiance', Lonnie W. Potts of Linn; Meko Boggs of North Canton OH; Ashley D. Rollyson of Charlottesville VA; Samantha Rubush of Weyers Cave VA; Colby Rubush of Verona VA; Erica S. Nicholson of Burnsville; and Steven E. Chapman of Glenville; four great grandchildren: Aiden and Caleb Gilmore, Braidon Currington, and Mekhi K. Boggs; five siblings: Carlos Coleman and wife Dreama of Oak Hill; Peggy Brinson and husband, T.D., of SC; Shirley Harris of KY; Janice Pigg of GA; and Sandy Harding of Oak Hill; several nieces and nephews; and beloved pets: Roxanne and Milo.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Debra Boggs; two grandsons: Jeromy L. Gilmore and Brandon Rubush; one brother, Howard Coleman; and two sisters: Helen Blosser and Janie Foster.
Dreama worked as a Home Health Care Aid for the Gilmer County Senior Citizen's Center for many years. She enjoyed flower gardening, interior design, and spending time with her grandchildren. Her friends and family have fun memories of her quick wit and sense of humor. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and caretaker.
Dreama's request for cremation has been honored and her family will have a private Celebration of life Service in the spring.
The Pat Boyle Funeral Home and Cremation Service of 144 Hackers Creek Rd. in Jane Lew was honored and privileged to serve the family of Dreama Coen. Online condolences may be made at www.patboylefuneral home.com.