Walter Scott Coberly, 79, of McKeesport, passed away Saturday, March 17, 2018 at UPMC McKeesport Hospital.
He was born January 5, 1939 in Parkersburg, WV, a son of the late Walter W. and Agnes K. (Rice) Coberly. Prior to his retirement, Walter was a brick mason. He enjoyed gardening, bird watching, reading his Bible and spending time with his family. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Wesley Coberly; sisters, Mary Coberly, Laura Mae Chavis, Betty Styche and Donna Jenkins. He is survived by his wife, Hazel Coberly; daughters, Kimberly A. Coberly, Patricia L. Coberly, Pamela S. Guyer and her husband, Robb, Tiffany J. Coberly, Denise Coberly; grandson, Ethan Guyer; brother, Jack (Kathy) Coberly; sisters, Florida (Larry) Gonzales, Ella (Mark) Ruddy, Linda Battle; and numerous nieces and nephews. Friends will be received at the James W. Shirley Funeral Home, 176 Clay Pike, North Huntingdon on Tuesday from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. A funeral service will follow at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Entombment in St. Joseph Cemetery, North Versailles, PA. www.shirleyfuneralhome.com.
Originally published March 17, 2018.