Willie James Coleman
  • 60 years old
  • Date of birth: Nov 3, 1951
  • Place of birth:
    Chester, South Carolina, United States
  • Date of passing: Oct 28, 2012
  • Place of passing:
    Rochester Hills, Michigan, United States
Let the memory of Willie be with us forever

Home Coming Celebration in Honor of Willie James Coleman:
Leviticus Missionary Baptist Church
Saturday, November 3, 2012
Family Hour from 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Funeral Service at 11:00 am
9176 Livernois Ave
Detroit, MI 48204    
Madision Heights Senior  
Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 2:00 p.m.
29448 John R.
Madison Heights, MI 48071
(248) 545-3464

Body Intrusted to:
Fields Funeral Home
10050 Joy Rd.
Detroit, MI 48204
Viewing Only: Friday, November 2, 2012
12:00 noon to 6:00 pm    

White Chapel Memorial Park Cemetery
621 West Long Lake Road
at Crooks Road just west of 75
Troy, MI 48098    

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by patricia scott-wyckoff on 29th October 2013

"May OUR LORD be exalted for placing Deacon Willie Coleman in our pathway. It is my desire that OUR LORD will give you HIS Shalom as Deacon Coleman is remembered on his first Sunset Anniversary.
Please see my detailed tribute listed under the "Stories" tab."

This tribute was added by Shawn Gray-Alston on 5th September 2013

"Willie James was and will always be one of my favorite cousins, my life was so enriched with him in it and he is truly missed. He always had time for me when I was growing up. RIP until that day when we will all be reunited. Love and miss you but I know you're still here in spirit watching over your family."

This tribute was added by Pat Ropelato on 28th November 2012

""What a wonderful tribute to a much loved husband,father, grandfather, and friend.  I keep you and your family in my prayers as I know he will be forever loved and missed.  Stay strong in your faith and He will take care of you and your family.  Love, Pat Ropelato"

This tribute was added by DeEffie Lockley on 27th November 2012

""Praise be to the Lord, God our Savior, who daily bears our burdens". My condolences and prayers go out to you and your family."

This tribute was added by Richard Boyd on 7th November 2012

"UNCLE WILL:  Good Will - A man with a good nature and a kind spirit who always treated me with love and respect.  Strong Will - A man who stood strong and showed me the true strength and courage of a real man.  Free Will - A man finally free of all the pain and suffering this world can bring.  Uncle Will - A man I am proud to call my uncle and I know he was proud to call me his nephew."

This tribute was added by Fernando Cole Oden on 5th November 2012

"- R.I.P Uncle we all dearly miss you , I never really got to Know you but Its still sad knowing the fact that your gone , I hope to meet you someday to . Love You <3 Rest In Paradise"

This tribute was added by Elder Marvin Miller on 5th November 2012

"The pain of one of our loveone's moving on, somtetimes seem to be unbearable, but God has everything under control. Willie's last project was remodeling his Mother's home. At the same time God was remodelling Willie's new home. i'm going to prepare a place for you (John 14) i'll miss u tremendously so till we meet again in the great by & by rest Deacon Coleman :-) Ur boy LOVE U Elder Marv"

This tribute was added by Edna Cosby on 5th November 2012

"My thoughts and prayers are with the Coleman family.  Willie was such a wonderful person and brother.  When I was seven-years-old he took me to the father-daughter banquet for my Brownie Troup.  I am 50-years-old now, and I still remember how proud I was to have him escort me.  Thanks for the memories Willie, you will NEVER be forgotten."

This tribute was added by Muka Robertson on 3rd November 2012

"I am glad that I had the pleasure to get to know you. Thank you for excepting me into your family. You will be greatly missed uncle Willie. Your niece Muka"

This tribute was added by Ian Robertson on 3rd November 2012

"Knowing that I was fortunate enough to know you as not only as an uncle, but as a wise person, unimaginably amazing and a blessing.  I love you and I will always miss you.  Your nephew Ian."

This tribute was added by Laura Jones on 3rd November 2012

"My deepest condolences, when I met Willie he was a complete GENTLEMAN. He made us fell welcom in his home.  He laughed and jokeed with us as though he knew us a life time and we had just met him.  Sherjuana you and Willie really left a great impression on us!  May God continue to bless and keep you."

This tribute was added by Betty Moore on 3rd November 2012

"Willie will rest in the arms of God, where happiness and peace and joy replace the tears and pain.
Forever love to SherJuana and her family."

This tribute was added by Denise Akins on 2nd November 2012

"Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family always.  With deepest sympathy.  Love, The Akins Family"

This tribute was added by Lettie Chambers on 2nd November 2012

"Please accept my heartfelt sympathies for your loss.  My thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.  May God bless your heart."

This tribute was added by Carla Walker on 2nd November 2012

"Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
For we know that if our earthly house of this tabernacle were dissolved, we have a building of God, an house not made with hands, eternal in the heavens."2 Corinthians 5:1
May God keep and comfort you.
Carla Walker, Nicole Taylor and family"

This tribute was added by Joyce Maschat on 2nd November 2012

"Sincere condolences to the Coleman family.  Willie touch many lives and will always hold a special place in my heart.  

With much love,

This tribute was added by Diane Smith on 2nd November 2012

"Praying for you family. This is not an easy path to walk down. Hold on to God's precious and unavailing love towards us.Psalm 23:1-5. The Lord is our Shepard. In loving memory to Coleman family.
Classmate of Willie.
Diane M. Smith
Toledo, Ohio"

This tribute was added by Kim Leonard on 2nd November 2012

"Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family, Love and hugs Kim, Sandra and David"

This tribute was added by Karen Harding on 2nd November 2012

"My prayers and condolences to the entire family of Willie J. Coleman, may God bring peace to you knowing that he is now one of your Guaudian Angels.
Karen Harding"

This tribute was added by Erma Quann on 2nd November 2012

"Words cannot describe how much we will miss our beloved cousin, but we know that you are in the arms of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Forever in our hearts."
From the "Gray Family"

This tribute was added by Betty Rush on 2nd November 2012

"The Rush family is praying that you will know the comforting presence of His love during this time. Willie is safe in the arms of Jesus. Death has no sorrow that Heaven can't heal. Stay encourage and trust the Lord, for He knows whats best for us. The Lord is faithfully walking with you every step of the way. We Love You and may the Lord's blessings be with you."

This tribute was added by Sylvia Calhoun on 2nd November 2012

"I love you and will miss you forever may God bless you and your family Sylvia calhoun collins"

This tribute was added by Barry Gray on 2nd November 2012

"My family's thoughts and prayers are with you. We love you.
Barry Gray and Family."

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