She was born on October 14, 1936 in Texas County, Missouri. Pauline graduated from Houston High School in 1955 and married Donald Harry Wall on November 28, 1957. She worked in the office at Brown Shoe Company during the first few years of her marriage, but spent most of her life on the farm, gardening, caring for animals and flowers, tending to her parents, and making a warm home for family and friends. Pauline was a hard-working and artistic person who could do just about anything she set out to do. Resilient, kind-hearted, and gentle, Pauline was deeply loved by her family and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Don; her parents, L.R. “Dans” and Edna Coats; a brother, John “Bill” Coats; and a brother-in-law, Terry Lee Wall.
She is survived by her sons, David and wife Angela and their two daughters, Serra and Lindsey; Paul and wife T.C., and their two children, Sam and Emma; her daughter, Leasa Quick and husband Curtis, and their four children, Rachel, Joshua, Nathan, and Matthew; and her sister, Margie Reiners, and sisters-in-law Bev Lee and husband Harry and Jean Gaston and husband Don; along with a host of beloved nieces, nephews, and dear family and friends.
The family will host a memorial service on Saturday, December 13, 2014, at 4:00 p.m. at Bado Community Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Bado Community Church Youth Group, 13019 Union Road, Cabool, MO 65689.
Arrangements were under the direction of Elliott-Gentry-Carder Funeral Home of Cabool. Online condolences may be made at www.egcfuneralhome.com