DIGHTON — Joan Coleman, 82, died Wednesday, April 4, 2018, at Manor Of The Plains in Dodge City.

She was born Dec. 21, 1935, in Halstead to John and Ruby Francis (Hendrixson) Sowers.

She married Henry E. Coleman on Jan. 12, 1954, in Dighton. He died on Jan. 30, 2011.

She was raised in Dighton and graduated from Dighton High School in 1953. She was a homemaker and helped at the Lane County Library and the community thrift shop. She was a member of the Lane County Arts Council and enjoyed weaving rugs, painting and reading books.

She is survived by three sons, J. Scott Coleman and Jon Coleman, both of Dighton, and Dale and Shannon Coleman of Dodge City; and five grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and husband.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Boomhower Funeral Home in Dighton. Burial will be in Dighton Memorial Cemetery.

Visitation will be 2 to 8 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to service time Saturday at Boomhower Funeral Home.

Memorials are suggested to Lane County Library, in care of Boomhower Funeral Home, 145 N. Wichita, Box 891, Dighton, KS 67839. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.