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John Edward "Wisty" Coll

August 04, 1928 - January 12, 2021

Obituary For John Edward "Wisty" Coll

Age 92, peacefully at home on Tuesday, January 12, 2021, of Pleasant Hills, formerly of Greenfield.

Beloved husband of 60 years to Beverly J. (Huff); loving father of Patrick (Lori), Kathleen (Tom) Redpath and James (Kari); proud pappy of Michael (Abigail Nath), Zachary, Emily, Samuel, Sarah and Finn; brother of Sister Marionette Coll I.H.M; predeceased by his eight siblings. Also survived by in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. John proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during WWII and with the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. Visitations will be held privately. Friends and family are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial in Triumph of the Holy Cross Parish, St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church on Monday, January 18, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. Due to the current public health crisis, masks and social distancing guidelines must be adhered to. In lieu of flowers, family suggests contributions to the Sisters of I.H.M., I.H.M. Center, 2300 Adams Avenue, Scranton, PA 18509.

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We are so sad to learn of Wisty's passing! I was standing in front of St.Rosalia Church on Friday when I found out ! How appropriate that I was in Greenfield ,where we all grew up , and loved to reminisce about so many things with Wisty when we would run into him and Huffy at St.E's ! That's how we will always remember him! Smiling Irish Eyes-and happy all the time! You were the Best, John Wisty Coll ,and we will miss you! GodBless, Mary B. And Richie Clydesdale
- Rich Clydesdale
Wisty, You will be deeply missed especially on our Holiday celebrations... We will miss that Big Smile of Yours at our Table..........God Bless the Coll family ..........Deepest Sympathy..... Toni ,Fran and Joe Bobcheck
- toni Bobcheck
I'm so glad that you made it out to CA for Nicole's wedding. You made an unforgettable impression on many of the guests who still ask about you!! Such a great time and I'm just so happy that we had that chance and I will always cherish those memories. Love from your many fans and family in CA . Happy trails until we meet again! Lynn
- Lynn Bell
As Wisty ,has fallen asleep in Christ.We do not mourn as those that have no hope! We are confident to seeing you again May the heart of God bless the family at this time Matt Aloisio
- Matt Aloisio

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