Michael “Pappy” Alan Coombs, Sr. age 70 of Allison, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, February 22, 2023 in Washington Hospital with his loving family by his side. He was born on April 10, 1952 in Morgantown, WV, a son of the late William and Louise Horne Coombs.
Mike is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Cindy Lee Clark Coombs; children: Kristina Lynne Beattie and her husband Charles Michael Alan Coombs, Jr (Lena) all of Allison; grandchildren: Sarah Teagarden, Aiden Coombs; brother, William Coombs; sister, Susan Csaplik and her husband Eugene; brother in law Rob and his wife Jayne; several nieces and nephews.
Mike was a veteran firefighter for the Allison #2 Volunteer Fire Company. Over the years he was an active church member where he served as chair of the board, deacon, worship leader, VBS music teacher and sang in the chancel choir. He enjoyed camping with his family. Pappy loved spending time with his grandchildren. Mike retired from Sandvik in 2018.
Mike’s family will receive friends from 2-8 p.m. on Friday, February 24, 2023 at the Kish Fabry Funeral Home, Inc., 19 Legion Street, Republic, PA 15475 where his funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday with Pastor Roger Diehl officiating. Interment will follow in Lafayette Memorial Park, Brier Hill, Pa.