Memorial services with military honors for Danny L. Coyne, 57, Lecompton will be at 10a.m. Monday, December 19, 2011 at the Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home and Crematory, Lawrence. Mr. Coyne died Wednesday, December 14, 2011 at St. Luke’s Hospital, Kansas City, MO.
He was born January 9, 1954 in Topeka, the son of George E. and Betty J. Griffin Coyne.
Mr. Coyne graduated Topeka High School in 1972. In high school he was a State Champion in backstroke on the swim team.
He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from September 29, 1972 until his release on Sept. 28, 1976. After the service he worked at F.M.C. for 20 years and the University of Kansas for 10 years.
Mr. Coyne was preceded in death by a brother Mike Coyne in 1989.
Survivors include his parents and his wife Penny D. McCurdy of the home.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 3p.m. to 4p.m. at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Lawrence Humane society in care of the Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, 601 Indiana, Lawrence, KS 66044.