Francis P. “Pete” Coleman, Jr. ’59

Francis P. “Pete” Coleman, Jr. ’59 of Colonial Heights, Va., died November 28, 2005. He was retired owner of Hicklin-Coleman, Inc. and Coleman’s of Virginia, He was a member and former chairman of the Colonial Heights School Board. He was active in numerous youth organizations and was chairman of the administrative board of Highland United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Sandra B. Coleman, 1024 Hoperidge Ct., Colonial Heights, Va. 23834; a son, Fred P. Coleman and wife, Robin, of Colonial Heights; daughters, Elizabeth C. Helfant ’84 of St. Louis, Mo., Katherine C. Ruse and husband, Edward, of Midlothian; and nine grandchildren, Katherine, Spenser and Josie Coleman, Alexis and Trevor Ruse, and Michael, Matthew, Timothy and Rebecca Helfant.