Ethel Mae Summers Coffelt

1939 - 2012

Ethel Mae Summers Coffelt, 72, of Fulton, passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2012, at her home. She was born November 29, 1939, in Mokane, Mo., the daughter of George W. and Reba M. (Langley) Summers. She was united in marriage to Gene Coffelt on December 2, 1958, in Mexico, Mo. He survives at their home. Ethel was a homemaker. She enjoyed crocheting, gardening, reading, and cooking. Along with her husband of 53 years, her memory will be cherished by two sons, Steve Coffelt of Fulton and Joe Coffelt and his wife Brandy of Fulton; two daughters, Becky Summers and husband Lonnie of Fulton and Mary Robinson and husband Daniel of Fulton; brother, Junior Summers of Fulton; sister, Elma Debrodie and husband Ed of Fulton; and six grandchildren, Brandon Adams and wife Anna of Fulton, Steven Coffelt of Jefferson City, Brandi Robinson, Morgan Robinson, April Coffelt and Olivia Coffelt, all of Fulton. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Charles Dean Coffelt and Gerald Keith Coffelt; two brothers, Buck and John Summers; and two sisters, Annie Hall and Dorothy Schneller. Private services will be held. Memorial donations are suggested to Hospice Compassus, c/o Debo Funeral Home, 833 Court Street, Fulton, MO 65251. Condolences can be sent by visiting