McCOOK, Nebraska -- Madeline June Coburn, 82, passed away Sept. 5, 2011, at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook, Nebraska.
She was born June 23, 1929, in Culbertson, Nebraska, to John and Lillian (Ross) Hein. She graduated from Culbertson High School in 1947.
On July 25, 1953, she was united in marriage to Edsel Coburn. They made their home in McCook where they raised their two children, Ellen and Kris.
She was a member of Memorial United Methodist Church. She loved cooking, puzzles, chocolate, antiques, garage sales and spending time with her family and friends.
Madeline was preceded in death by her sister, Joann Hein; her parents, John and Lillian Hein; and her husband, Edsel Coburn on Nov. 11, 1995.
Survivors include her son Kris (Lori) Coburn of North Platte, Nebraska, and their daughter Ellen (Tom) Hanthorn of Lincoln, Nebraska; brother DeWayne (Annie) Hein of Colorado; sister Patty (Daryle) Pasquan of Wisconsin; 5 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren and numerous other family members.
Visitation is today until 8 p.m. at the Carpenter-Breland Funeral Home in McCook, Nebraska.
Funeral services will be Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. at the Memorial United Methodist Church in McCook, Nebraska, with Rev. Lance Clay officiating.
Burial will follow in Memorial Park Cemetery also located in McCook.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the family.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of the arrangements.
Please visit our website at www.carpenterbreland.com to sign our online guest book and leave a message of condolences for the family.