Obituaries » Alice Coyan
April 11, 1925 - September 23, 2017
Service Date: September 29, 2017
Church Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home
11:00 a.m. Friday morning, September 29, 2017, 10:00 a.m. visitation prior to the service.
Clara Alice Coyan, 92, of Redfield, Kansas passed away Saturday morning, September 23, 2017 at the Fort Scott Manor Nursing Home. She was born April 11, 1925, in Redfield, Kansas, the daughter of Arthur and Amy (Johnson) Todd. She married George Daniel “Dan” Coyan April 28, 1944, in Topeka, Kansas, and he preceded her in death November 4, 1989.
Alice is survived by her children, John A. Coyan (Karen), Fort Scott, Kansas, George G. Coyan (Lois), Redfield, Kansas, Sharon K. Shirley (Larry), Fort Scott, Kansas, and Janette Danley, also of Fort Scott; brother-in-law Tommy Coyan (Doris), Wichita, Kansas; seven grandchildren, fourteen great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild. In addition to her husband Dan, Alice was also preceded in death by her parents, a brother, Allan Todd, sister-in-law Dorothy Todd, and a great-granddaughter, Esther Jantz.
Rev. Marty DeWitt will conduct funeral services 11:00 a.m. Friday morning, September 29, 2017, at the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home with burial following at the Paint Creek Cemetery. Family and friends will meet at the funeral home at 10:00 a.m. for a visitation prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, and left in the care of the Konantz-Cheney Funeral Home, 15 W. Wall Street, P.O. Box 309, Fort Scott, Kansas, 66701. Condolences may be submitted to the online guestbook at konantz-cheney.com.