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Lloyd V. Coble


Lloyd V. Coble, 82, passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 13, 2019 at his home in Middletown, surrounded by his loving family.

Born March 16, 1936 in Middletown, he was the son of the late Arthur N. Coble Jr. and Naomi (Herr) Wolf. He was married to Elsie I. (Campbell) Coble on December 17, 1955.

Lloyd was the owner/operator of Coble Transfer & Storage, Middletown, for over 40 years. He was an avid antique collector, enjoyed watching professional wrestling and above all, he enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

In addition to his wife of over 63 years, he is survived by three children: Lloyd V. Coble Jr. and wife Milynda of Middletown, Larry M. Coble and wife Marsha of Hummelstown, and Laura E. Marks and husband Raymond Jr. of Harrisburg; brother Arthur Coble of Lebanon; and sister Shirley Benedict of Newport. Also surviving are seven grandchildren; four step-grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Swatara Hill Church of the Brethren, 2943 East Harrisburg Pike, Middletown, PA 17057. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.

Private burial will take place in Middletown Cemetery at the convenience of the family. Arrangements have been entrusted with the Fager-Finkenbinder Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc., 208 North Union Street, Middletown, PA 17057: 717-944-7413.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Lloyd’s honor to Swatara Hill Church of the Brethren.

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