Kristine Agnes Coffman, 54, of Othello, died Friday, December 16, 2011 at the Othello Community Hospital.
Kristine was born on January 14, 1957 in Newport, Washington to Mort F. and Helen (Passadori) Coffman.
As a child, Kristine moved often with her family. She graduated from Warden high School in 1975.
Kristine was a caregiver for her father until his death in 1985. She then went to work for McCain Foods as a stock clerk. Due to medical reasons she was forced to retire in 1998.
Kristine enjoyed working with children and acted as 'Team Mother' for Little League baseball. She was an avid reader of romance novels. As a competent sign language signer, she visited the schools to demonstrate her skills.
Kristine was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by two brothers, Michael Coffman and Charles Coffman of Virginia, one sister, Kathleen Coffman, of Othello, and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family would like to thank Othello Hospital ER staff and Dr. Basher Elali and Katie and her family for their excellent care of Kristine.
Cremation services are under the direction of Stevens Funeral Chapel.