First Posted: 4/16/2008
Sara M. LaCoe, Scranton, died April 3 at the Mercy Hospital. She was married to Clyde LaCoe.
Born in Des Moines, Iowa, she was the daughter of Nina Newman Shiner and the late Theodore Shiner. She has been a resident of Scranton for the past 15 years. Also surviving are two daughters, Danielle Carney and her husband Andy, Wilkes -Barre and Julie Middaugh, Bloomsburg; a son, Wayne Sherman, Iowa; brothers Theodore, Thomas, Richard, Jeffrey, Michael, Darryl and Timothy Shiner and Harold Sherman; sisters, Carol and Victoria Shiner all of Iowa and Rebecca Magalski, Wilkes- Barre; 17 grandchildren.
A memorial service was to be held on April 5 from the Lawrence E. Young Funeral Home, 418 S. State St., Clarks Summit with services by Rev. Norman T. Faux, pastor of the Chinchilla United Methodist Church. For direction or to sign the online guest book, go to