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COUGHLIN, William J. "Bill"
COUGHLIN - William J. "Bill" Age 91, Passed away peacefully on May 26, 2015 at Guiding Hands Assisted Living, Berlin, MD. Longtime resident of Stafford Co., VA, former resident of Hyattsville, MD, Washington DC and Buffalo, NY. Proud Navy veteran of WWII and retired police officer of the Metropolitan Police Department of Washington, DC. Bill was loved and respected by family and friends. Beloved husband of the late Agnes Patricia (Talty) Coughlin. He was born in 1923 in West Seneca, NY; son of the late Patrick William Coughlin and Mary Ellen (Barnett) Coughlin. Bill is survived by four children; William (Mary Ellen) Coughlin, Carole (Ralph) Jones, Timothy Coughlin and Paul (Theresa) Coughlin; nine grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; sister Veronica McNamara of Columbus, Ohio, brother-in-law Edward Hunt of Buffalo, NY, and many caring nephews, nieces and relatives. Private inurnment at Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Silver Spring, MD. A Celebration of Life for Bill and Agnes will be held at later date for friends and family.