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barbara s. coddington

Posted on Aug. 14, 2013 at 1:00 a.m.

Feb. 1, 1927 - Aug. 11, 2013

BREMEN — Barbara S. Coddington, 86, of Bremen and formerly of Osceola, passed away Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013, at Bremen Health Care Center.

She was born Feb. 1, 1927, in Mishawaka to Paul and Cleona (Kauffman) Hepler.

She married Robert F. Coddington on June 24, 1945, in Mishawaka. He preceded her in death in 2006.

Surviving is a son, Dale (Carol) Coddington; a daughter, Jean (Rick) Carrico of Zephyrhills, Fla.; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a sister, Diane Renner of Elkhart.

She was preceded in death by one sister, Ruth Stewart, and a brother, Dean Hepler.

Barbara graduated from Mishawaka High School. She moved to Florida and resided there for 38 years, moving back to the Michiana area in 2005. Barbara was the owner of Snow Peak Ice Cream Parlor in Osceola for 10 years.

A celebration of life service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, 2013, at Osceola United Methodist Church. Pastor Leroy Wise will preside. Cremation has taken place at Elkhart Cremation Services.

Zimmerman-Inman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.