LAMAR-Services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Golden City Mennonite Fellowship for John J. Coblentz, 90, Lamar, who died Friday, Dec. 20, 2013, at his home. Burial will follow in the Golden City Mennonite Fellowship Cemetery.
Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Monday, at Golden City Mennonite Fellowship.
Arrangements are under the direction of Konantz Warden Funeral Home.
The obituary may be viewed at www.konantzwarden.com.
Survivors include his wife, Anna Miller and seven children, Mary Coblentz, Lamar, Rhoda Vargas and husband Guillermo, Costa Rica, Joanna Plank and husband Alan, Elverta, Calif., Judith Witmer and husband Luke, Lamar, Jonathan Coblentz and wife Adina, Lockwood, Eunice Coblentz and Joel Coblentz, Lamar and 20 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Sarah (Miller) Coblentz; two brothers, Noah and Monroe and four sisters, Fannie, Lovina, Mary and Edna.
Mr. Coblentz was born Aug. 29, 1923, in Fredericksburg, Ohio, to Jacob and Dena Coblentz. He moved his family to Missouri in 1974. He was the owner of Coblentz Bulk Foods.
He married Sarah Miller on Nov. 27, 1947. She died Nov. 16, 1967. He married Anna Nisly on Nov. 27, 1969.