Dana Louise Coats, 57, of Columbia, Missouri passed away on October 19, 2013.
A gathering of family and friends will be from 12:00-1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 23, 2013 at the Potter residence.
Dana was born March 31, 1956 in Hartford, Connecticut to Raymond and Juanita Coats and they preceded her in death.
She is survived by son, Daniel Coats and wife, Wendy of Alamo, California; daughter, Britanny Byrd-Coats of Columbia; fiancé, Terry Markward of Columbia; brother, David Coats and wife, Teina of O'Fallon, Missouri; sisters, Caryn Fenton and husband, David of Columbia, Gayle Potter and husband, Cordes of Columbia, and Christie Peyton of Moorestown, New Jersey; grandchild, Hermione Coats; eight nieces and nephews and many other loving family members and friends.
Memorial contributions may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675 or www.support.woundedwarriorproject.org