James "Marlan" Coughtry

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  • "Mr Coughtry a member of the Major League Alumni will be..."
    - Mike Dugan
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  • - Toni H
  • "I love you Uncle Marlan. You're kind heart will be missed...."
    - Lori Coughtry Henderson
  • "Your Dad will be greatly missed. I'll never forget him I..."
    - Janet Gibeault
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September 11, 1934 ~ November 8, 2016
"Marlan was a great Husband, Father, Grandfather, and Friend. He will be greatly missed."

James "Marlan" Coughtry was born Sept. 11th, 1934 in Hollywood, CA. He went to heaven Nov. 8th, 2016 in Vancouver, WA peacefully in his sleep at 82 years old.
Marlan's younger years were filled with baseball and the Chipmunks car club, with him being President. He played ball for the Boston Red Sox, California Angles and Cleveland Indians to name a few.
Marlan had many hobbies, he was always busy. There was never anything he put his mind to that he didn't accomplish. He was a active member of Vancouver First Friends Church until his passing.
Marlan is survived by 3 children, Kathy (Paul) Keeler, Jon (Karla) Coughtry and Kevin (Evelyn) Coughtry; 2 step-children, Paul Reed and Angela Shaw; 7 grandchildren; and 3 step-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by 2 wives, Joanna and Sylvia.
A memorial service will be held at Vancouver First Friends Church on Sat., Dec. 3rd at 2p.m.
In lieu of flowers, make donations to Vancouver First Friends Twin Rocks Scholarships in Marlan's memory.
Please sign his guest book at: www.columbian.com/obits.


Published in The Columbian on Nov. 27, 2016
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