Shonna Achelle Coomer, age 52, of Salem

Shonna Achelle Coomer, age 52, of Salem


Shonna Achelle Coomer, age 52, of Salem passed away Friday, May 20, 2022 at Ascension St. Vincent Salem Hospital. 

Born February 5, 1970 in New Albany, she was the daughter of the late James Miles and Rebecca Frances Scott.  On October 24, 2011, she married Rick Coomer who survives.

Shonna attended school in Pekin and Ivy Tech in Sellersburg; she worked for both the Washington County Memorial Hospital and Blue River Services assisting the mentally handicapped. 

She was a lover of music, cats, shopping, flowers, and long drives; she spent much of her time decorating, gardening, and caring for her family.  She was a great conversationalist and brightened every room she entered; she was a loving mother and wife.

Shonna was preceded in death by her parents, James Miles and Rebecca Frances Scott, and a brother, Dennis Lakins.

She is survived by her husband, Rick; 2 children: Katlen Coomer and Devin Coomer; and 2 brothers: Larry Lakins and Randy Lakins.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.  In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Washington County Humane Society.

Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home was entrusted with funeral care.