Coles, George Washington (February 22, 1890 - August 12, 1982)
Services held in Glendo for
George W. Coles
Douglas Budget - August 26, 1982Graveside services for George Washington Coles, 92, were held Friday, August 31 at the Horseshoe Cemetery, Glendo, with Pastor Delbert Dick officiating. Mr. Coles died Thursday, August 12, 1982 at the Platte County Memorial Hospital Nursing Wing in Wheatland.
He was born February 22, 1980 (1890) in Palmyra, Ohio, the son of Richard and Elizabeth Brooks Coles. He worked in coal mines in Pennsylvania before moving to Wyoming in 1936. He made his home in Glendo of 16 years, and for the past 10 years he lived in Wheatland.
Surivors include two stepsons, Andy Robinson of Glendo and Walter Robinson of Tampa, Fla., and two stepdaughters, Blanche Shira of Pomona, Calif. and Gertrude Burt of Casper.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Glendo Ambulance Fund. Schrader-Prell Funeral home was in charge of arrangements.