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Joan B. Coughlin (nee Braven)

May 29, 2022

Visitation: FRIDAY, November 5, 2021: 4-7 PM at The Dietrich Funeral Homes, Inc., 2480 Kensington Ave., Amherst.
Service: SATURDAY, November 6, 2021: A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 9:30 AM at Christ the King Church, Snyder. COUGHLIN – Joan B.
(nee Braven)
October 31, 2021, age 91. Beloved
wife of 43 years to Edward H. Coughlin,
a Buffalo Attorney who passed away
in 1999; loving mother of Mark E.
(Mary Anne) and Michael P. Coughlin;
devoted grandmother of Adam G.
(Kimberly) and Matthew E. Coughlin.
Joan, a graduate and later an English
teacher at the Buffalo Academy of the
Sacred Heart was born in Buffalo and
was a member of the first graduating
class of Rosary Hill College, receiving
her Bachelor of Arts degree in English,
followed by a Master of Science degree
from Buffalo State Teachers College.
Family and friends may call
Friday from 4-7 PM at THE DIETRICH
Kensington Ave., Amherst. A Mass of
Christian Burial will be celebrated on
Saturday at 9:30 AM at Christ the King
Church, 30 Lamarck Dr., Snyder, NY.
Please assemble at Church. Flowers
gratefully declined, memorials may be
made to the Alzheimer’s Association
– Western New York Chapter, 6215
Sheridan Dr. #100, Buffalo, NY 14221.
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