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John Laverne "Jack" Coghlin

February 24, 2018


Nov 8, 1929 - Feb 24, 2018
Jack was born in Rocky Mountain House, Alberta to John and Grace Marie Coghlin and passed away suddenly at home, on Little Atlin Lake, Yukon, with his partner Beryl by his side.

Jack is survived by his partner Beryl Potter, five children John (Brenda) Coghlin, Kimberley (Jim) Chadwick, Shirley (Neil) McPhedran, Barbara Flottorp, and Timothy (Barb) Coghlin, nine grandchildren (Kaley, John Michael, Christopher, Daniel, Nikki, Doug, Ryan, Joseph, and Faith), and seven great-grandchildren (Jesse, Rebecca, Anastasia, Claire, Luc, James, and Madelaine).

"Death leaves a heartache no one can heal.

Love leaves a memory no one can steal."

We fondly remember our father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.

There will be a gathering for friends and family on May 19, 2018 at 2 pm at Yukon Jack's Little Atlin residence

(kilometre 12.7, Atlin Road).

In place of food and flowers, please bring your "Jack stories" to make our afternoon meaningful.

Leave a message for John or Brenda if you have any questions. (403-202-1955).

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