The Star Beacon; Ashtabula, Ohio

September 22, 2013

John F. Coursen

Star Beacon

BEREA — John F. Coursen, age 66, of Berea, Ohio, passed away peacefully Sunday, Sept. 15, 2013, after a difficult battle with heart disease.

Loving father of Jane S. Coursen; dearest grandfather of Amaya K. Askew; cherished twin brother of Susan Hasman (John Bruce, deceased); dear uncle of Douglas (Kristy) and Dana Cerrito (Chris), and great uncle of Joseph and Brandon.

John was a United States Air Force Veteran, and retired as a Master Sergeant after 20 years of honorable service.

He was a proud member of the Sons of the American Revolution and the Society of Mayflower Descendants. John was a die-hard Browns fan and avid coin collector.

Committal Services will be held 2:30 p.m. at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman, Ohio, on Friday, Oct. 11th. (PLEASE MEET AT CEMETERY ENTRANCE no later than 2:15 p.m.).

Arrangements by NOSEK-McCREERY FUNERAL HOME, Brecksville, Ohio. Obituary and condolences at and