OBIT-Edward F. Coughlin, 89, son of Patrick & Maria [Proctor] Coughlin
LOWELL -- Edward F. Coughlin, 89, a resident of Lowell, died unexpectedly on Sunday, April 18, 2010 at his home. He was the husband of the late Dorothy H. (Smith) (Bonin) Coughlin.
Born in Lowell on November 18, 1920, he was a son of the late Patrick and Maria (Proctor) Coughlin.
Prior to his retirement, he was employed as a Cab Driver for both the Diamond Yellow Taxi Service and the A & L Taxi Service for 30 years. He had been previously employed by the Robinson Top Dye Company of Lowell for 20 years.
He was a lifelong resident of the Centralville section of Lowell where he was a communicant of St. Michael Church.
He is survived by a son and his wife, Thomas E. and Elaine (Morin) Coughlin of Chester NH, two grandchildren, Sean E. Coughlin and his wife Dawn of Pelham NH and Monica R. Coughlin of Chester NH, also several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his first wife, Mary E. (Lachapelle) Coughlin. He was also the brother of the late Cornelius, Thomas and Joseph Coughlin and Mary Drew.
COUGHLIN -- Relatives and friends may call at the McKENNA-OUELLETTE FUNERAL HOME, 327 Hildreth Street, from 4 until 7 P.M. on Thursday. His Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday morning at 10 A.M. in St. Michael Church. Burial in St. Patrick Cemetery. For directions or condolences, please visit www.mckennaouellette.com
Published in Lowell Sun on April 21, 2010