AKKERMAN-INGEBRAND FUNERAL HOME – MORA
Gordon Coon Jr., of Ogilvie, MN, died on Sunday, May 28, 2017 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital in Minneapolis. He was 56 years old.
MEMORIAL SERVICE will be held on Friday, June 2nd at 11:00 a.m. at Akkerman-Ingebrand Funeral Home with Rev. Dean Oelfke officiating.
MEMORIAL VISITATION will be from 9:00-11:00 a.m. or two hours prior to the service on Friday at the funeral home.
Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers.
Gordon Leonard Coon Jr, of Ogilvie, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, May 28, 2017 at Abbott Northwestern Hospital. He was 56 years old.
Gordy was born March 23, 1961 in St. Paul to Gordon Coon and Beverly Johnson. He grew up and attended school in Hinckley. After high school, he met Susan Bankers and they were married on September 26, 1987.
Gordy and Sue welcomed their two daughters, Rachel on September 4, 1989 and Jessica on April 9, 1991. Gordy, also known to many as Uncle Buck, loved to visit with his family and friends. He loved his dogs. He adored his two granddaughters. He enjoyed reading, watching movies, and wrestling and was an avid Elvis fan.
Gordy was an adoring husband, father and grandfather. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Gordy is survived by his wife, Susan Coon of Ogilvie; children Rachel (Ross) Backes and Jessica (Jeremy) Grimm; granddaughters Kenzie and Alayna; sisters DeDe (Darvin) Kujath and Sheryl Klar; many nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews.