Michael C. Coburn

April 03, 1954 - November 15, 2020

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Service

Saturday, November 21, 1:00 PM
Bethel Christian Baptist Church, 2838 E. Hwy 6, Kendallville

Obituary

Michael Carlos Coburn, 66, of Kendallville died Sunday, November 15, 2020, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne.

He was born April 3, 1954, in Allegan, Michigan, to Rell and Ethel (Rasnake) Coburn.

On August 17, 1970, in Rome City he married Frances Christine Miller.

Mr. Coburn was a millwright. He worked at Dalton Foundry in Kendallville for 30 years and retired from Kautex in Avilla after six years.

Michael loved motorcycles and was very proud of his Union membership.

Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Christine Coburn of Kendallville; five daughters, Amy (Jerry) Owsley of Wolcottville, Angie Coburn of Kendallville, Amber Coburn of LaGrange, Melissa Coburn of LaGrange, and Brandy Coburn of Auburn; 14 grandchildren; one great-grandchild and one more on the way; four sisters, Delpha (Clifford) Adrianson of Martin, Michigan, Edna Bolen of Michigan, Carol Sue Christian of LaGrange, and Patricia (Skip) Zimmerman of LaGrange; and a brother, Claude (Clova) Charles of Michigan.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Christopher Rell Coburn at birth; and eight brothers and sisters.

A celebration of life service will be held Saturday, November 21, 2020, at 1 p.m. at Bethel Christian Baptist Church, 2838 US 6, Kendallville.

Per the Governor, face masks are required.

Burial will be at a later date.

Preferred memorials may be made to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, 383 Main Avenue, 5th Floor, Norwalk, CT 06851.

Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville is assisting the family with arrangements.

View a video tribute after Saturday or share memories and condolences at www.youngfamilyfuneralhome.com

Guest Book

Galita isaacs
November 21st, 2020 11:41pm
Texas

R.I.P. Uncle Mike i love you 😘 praying for aunt Christene and family

Skip Zimmerman
November 18th, 2020 1:13am
Howe

My deepest sympathy Mike and Christene we had our good memories. Mike was a good man, a good friend to have and a good brother in law

Arma Terry
November 18th, 2020 12:26am
Leitchfield, Ky

With sympathy to all family and friends

JEANETTE (PRUITT) MANSFIELD
November 17th, 2020 3:34pm
FORT WAYNE, INDIANA

I RODE TO COACHMAN TO WORK WITH MIKE AND HIS WIFE FOR A FEW YEARS. MIKE WAS ALWAYS A KIND AND CONSIDERATE PERSON, TOO BAD HE WAS CALLED OUT SO YOUNG, THE WORLD NEEDS PEOPLE LIKE MIKE.

Bryan Garrett
November 17th, 2020 2:11pm
Warsaw

Mike was a good man. Sorry to hear about his passing

Michael crowl
November 17th, 2020 12:51pm
Kendallville indiana

Such a good man such a great loss .so sorry to the family and every one that's as sad as I am.

Dana & Sandy Everage
November 17th, 2020 3:00am
Rome City

Christine & family, We are so sorry and are praying for you all. May God’s love comfort you during this difficult time of losing your loved one. Love and prayers for you all!

Dana & Sandy Everage
November 17th, 2020 2:50am
Rome City

Christine & family, We are so sorry. May God’s love comfort you and help carry you through. Love and prayers, Dana & Sandy

Arvin Knox jr
November 17th, 2020 1:02am
Kendallville

Mike was a good guy to work with!! I worked with Mike at the Dalton and he will be deeply missed!So sorry for the loss of a good guy praying for the family

Angel Williams
November 17th, 2020 1:00am
Rome City, IN

I'm so sorry for your loss. I love the smile that is always in Uncle Mike's eyes. Love and prayers for your healing in days and months ahead. I love you all.

Gary Hicks
November 17th, 2020 12:40am
Salisbury North Carolina

I am speechless, Rest In Peace beloved Uncle. I will be there soon.. God bless you. Always loved you like brother.

Galita Sue isaacs
November 17th, 2020 12:35am
Texas

I will always love you uncle mike R.I.P.

Galita Sue isaacs
November 17th, 2020 12:26am
Texas

I will always love you uncle mike R.I.P.

Jessica Cabell
November 17th, 2020 12:17am
Texas

Uncle Mike was fun and full of life. I remember when i would visit over the summers we ate so many strawberries and he got to meet my first born child. I will miss you Uncle Mike. I will forever cherish the memories i have of those summers. Rest now and be at peace. I love you.

Norman Isaacs and family
November 16th, 2020 10:33pm
Kendallville

Deepest sympathy to you and your family Christine,. God will take it from here.

Lourania Sizemore
November 16th, 2020 9:47pm
46784

So sorry for your loss prayers for all the family

Terri Williams (previously Carmichael)
November 16th, 2020 8:51pm
Ft. Wayne

I am so sorry for your loss! His family and friends are in my thoughts & prayers!