Thelma L. Coers, age 95, of 2525 South 23rd. St., New Castle, passed away early Friday morning, November 26, 2021 at Henry County Hospital following a sudden and short-lived bout with pneumonia.
Thelma was married to Wayne M. Coers, who passed away in 2001. They were high school sweethearts who went on to become avid and talented golfers during their time together. Together they had two children.
She is survived by a daughter, Sheri D. Burgess; Thelma leaves behind grandchildren, Troy W. Burgess (wife, Angie), Brooke Smith (husband, Chad), Brandon Coers (wife, Julie); many great-grandchildren, Nicholas T. Neal, Samantha K. Goodbar (husband, Garrett), Mason W. Burgess, Taylor Smith, Clayton Smith, Rachel Coers and Evan Coers.
She was preceded in death by a son, Steve W. Coers in early 2021; a grandson, Jason D. Neal in April, 2015.
A Memorial Service will be held 4:00 p.m., Saturday, December 4, 2021 at Macer-Hall-Marcum Funeral Home, 2011 East Broad St., New Castle with Reverend Charles Dugger officiating. Funeral directors and staff are honored to serve the Coers family. Online condolences may be made at