Jim passed away Tuesday, February 23, 2021 at Bronson Hospital in Kalamazoo.
He was born April 14, 1952 in Plainwell the son of Mickle and Vina (Vanderpool) Coburn. Jim loved to be outdoors. He enjoyed shotgun sports and was a member of the Gun River Conservation Club and the Barry County Skeet and Trap Club. More than anything he loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. On August 28, 1996 he married Debra Hoard who survives.
Also surviving are his children, Cory (Carrie) Coburn, Jeremy Coburn and James (Tammi) Sprau all of Martin; 8 grandchildren, Caylee, Karra, Collin, Kaden, Cirsten, Cooper, Clay and Willow; siblings, Larry, Gary, Clint, Evelyn, Garnet, Linda and Dorothy along with many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and siblings, Clyde, Carl, Gwen, Charlotte and Carol.
According to his wishes cremation has taken place.
Friends may visit with Jim’s family from 5-7 PM, Friday, March 5, 2021 at the Winkel Funeral Home in Otsego where a private family memorial service will take place at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, March 6, 2021 with Celebrant Bill Rose officiating.
A live stream of the service will be available on March 6, 2021 starting at 11:00 A.M. here: https://webcasts.lifetributes.com/1124174
Burial of ashes will take place at South Martin Cemetery.
In accordance with covid -19 guidelines a limit of 25 people at a time will be allowed and masks and social distancing will be required.
For those unable to attend the memorial service a live stream will be available.
Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.