Carolyn Ruth Coon passed away on July 2, 2020 in Butte Montana. Carolyn was born on May 29, 1949 in Helena, Montana, and was the oldest child of Bill and Wilma Alberda. Carolyn grew up on the family’s dairy farm near Churchill, Montana. She had a happy childhood playing with her siblings and many cousins. Carolyn graduated Manhattan Christian School.
Carolyn had a beautiful daughter, Heather, and later met and married the love of her life, Daniel Webster Coon. They enjoyed their life in Maryland until Dan passed away suddenly in July of 1989.
Carolyn enjoyed spending time with her family, and loved her grandsons Grayson and Fletcher Postlewait. One of Carolyn’s greatest passions was attending her grandson’s sporting events, mainly baseball and football. She enjoyed meeting new people, making friends, and taking care of her dogs. She had a love for volunteering, especially for the Veterans. She was talented and had a wide variety of interests.
Carolyn will be missed by her family and the many friends she made. A service will be held at a later date.
Please visit below to offer a condolence or share a memory of Carolyn. Axelson Funeral and Cremation has been privileged to care for Carolyn and her family.