Stoughton- Frederick W. Coan, age 60, passed away on Thursday, June 20, 2013 at Mercy Hospital in Janesville surrounded by his family.
He was born in Fall City, Nebraska on October 7, 1952 to Richard and Annabelle Coan. After the death of his father Fred was raised by his mother and step father, Edward G. Cnare. He graduated from Ogden High School and attended Gonzaga and St. Thomas Universities. On May 24, 1975 Fred married Katheryn Keuper. He worked as an insurance agent in Madison and most recently owned his own business, Vista Benefits. Fred was an active member of Covenant Lutheran Church. He enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his daughters and grandson.
Fred is survived by his wife, Katheryn; two daughters, Courtney and Kirsten; grandson, Jeffery; sister, Victoria Coan; and many relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; step father; and sister, Marianne Coan.
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 AM on Monday, June 24, 2013 at Covenant Lutheran Church, 1525 N. Van Buren Street, Stoughton, with Rev. Mark Petersen officiating. Friends and relatives are invited to a luncheon, immediately following the services, in the church fellowship hall. Private burial will take place at a later date. Friends may greet the family from 9:00 AM until the time of services Monday at church.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff of Mercy Hospital ICU and to the Fontana EMT's.
Cress Funeral Service
206 W. Prospect Street
Stoughton, WI 53589