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Dawn Marie Coltharp

Published On: Aug 28 2013 12:52:08 PM CDT

MADISON – Dawn Marie Coltharp, age 48, reunited with her husband on Monday, August 26, 2013 at home surrounded by her family.

She was born on April 8, 1965 in Madison, WI to Lois and Jerry Stewart. Dawn married her soul mate, Cliff Coltharp, on July 21, 1984. She worked in the Madison School District for 15 years in food service. Dawn loved hunting, fishing, frolfing, and being outside as much as possible. Dawn’s strength and love fueled her family and friends, and it is a torch we will continue to carry. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Dawn is survived by her children, Amanda (Andy Clark), and Nathan; grandson, Dane Clark; parents, Lois (Richard) Berens, and Jerry Stewart; brother, Jeff (Jami) Stewart; In-laws, Everett (Toni) , Kim (Junior) Lyerly, and Pam. Further survived by many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by her husband, and brother-in-law Michael.

Committal service will be held at ST. JOHN THE BAPTIST CHATHOLIC CEMETERY, 209 South St, Waunakee, on Tuesday, September 3, 2013, at 1:00 p.m. with Msgr. James Gunn officiating. Fellowship and lunch at the church to follow.

We would like to extend our greatest appreciation to all her doctors and nurses through Dean Oncology, Four Winds Nursing Home and Heartland Hospice.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the family or Heartland Hospice would be appreciated. To view and sign this guestbook, please visit: www.ryanfuneralservice.com

Ryan Funeral Home & Cremation Services 2418 N. Sherman Ave. 608-249-8257

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