Cheryl Russum
B: 1955-01-08
D: 2020-08-10
View Details
Russum, Cheryl
Jacob Miles
B: 1952-02-08
D: 2020-08-10
View Details
Miles, Jacob
Clifton Legendre
B: 1938-11-11
D: 2020-07-31
View Details
Legendre, Clifton
Winston Latour
B: 1982-10-19
D: 2020-07-29
View Details
Latour, Winston
Roland Manuel
B: 1943-07-31
D: 2020-07-28
View Details
Manuel, Roland
Edward Rodrigue
B: 1940-08-17
D: 2020-07-28
View Details
Rodrigue, Edward
Dana Jones
B: 1929-12-14
D: 2020-07-23
View Details
Jones, Dana
Chester Carr
B: 1950-01-23
D: 2020-07-18
View Details
Carr, Chester
Agnes Gadd
B: 1939-02-17
D: 2020-07-17
View Details
Gadd, Agnes
Russell Carre
B: 1945-01-31
D: 2020-07-17
View Details
Carre, Russell
Willis Demeritt
B: 1952-10-29
D: 2020-07-16
View Details
Demeritt, Willis
Judy Pichon
B: 1963-06-01
D: 2020-07-14
View Details
Pichon, Judy
Grace Roe
B: 1943-09-28
D: 2020-07-14
View Details
Roe, Grace
Regina Hidalgo
B: 1972-08-30
D: 2020-07-11
View Details
Hidalgo, Regina
Wyly Dudley
D: 2020-07-08
View Details
Dudley, Wyly
Joseph Borel
B: 1935-03-08
D: 2020-07-08
View Details
Borel, Joseph
Sylvia Thibodeaux
B: 1939-01-12
D: 2020-07-07
View Details
Thibodeaux, Sylvia
Hillard Dublin
B: 1939-02-20
D: 2020-07-06
View Details
Dublin, Hillard
Thomas Ellender
B: 1949-01-15
D: 2020-07-06
View Details
Ellender, Thomas
Mera Hoffpauir
B: 1946-05-01
D: 2020-07-05
View Details
Hoffpauir, Mera
Martha Mayon
B: 1971-10-15
D: 2020-07-03
View Details
Mayon, Martha


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
340 East Prien Lake Road
Phone: 337-656-2628
Robert Coleman

Robert Bainbridge Coleman

Monday, May 22nd, 1939 - Sunday, April 26th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Robert Coleman, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Robert Coleman

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Robert's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Robert's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist


Robert Bainbridge Coleman was born in Lafayette, Louisiana on May 22, 1939 to John Earl Coleman Sr and Evelyn Coleman. He graduated from Lake Charles High School in 1957 and McNeese State University in 1961 and he served in the Texas Army National Guard.

Robert worked in the retail business for many years until his retirement. He was an active civic leader and sat on several boards over the span of many years.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents Mr. and Mrs. Earl Coleman. His sons Robert Bainbridge Coleman Jr, and Christopher Scott Coleman.

He is survived by his wife of 57 years Catherine Dusek Coleman / Sulphur. His daughter Debbie Wright and husband Russell /Sulphur. His Brother John Earl Coleman Jr and wife Trish /Lafayette. His sister Peggy Oxford and husband Robert/Denver, CO. Grandchildren Cammie Fuller, Jordan Martin, Tori Coleman, Michaela Badon, Kelsie Wright, Blaine Wright, Mason Wright, Landon Wright. He is survived by 6 great grandchildren and a large host of extended family and friends.

A celebration of Mr. Coleman’s life will be held once gathering restrictions are lifted.
Read Less

Service Details

  • Service

    Address not given
  • Interment

    Cremation has been entrusted to Lakeside Funeral Home
    340 East Prien Lake Road
    Lake Charles, Louisiana 70601
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Robert here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Provide comfort for the family of Robert Bainbridge Coleman by sending flowers.
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

George Swift

Posted at 09:03am
MY deepest sympathy to Robert's family. He was very involved in many community activities. I first met him with his work at Contraband Days. In later years, Robert helped us at the Chamber SWLA. It was my pleasure to have known him.

Phillip Allen

Posted at 11:04pm

Cathy, our sympathy, thoughts and prayers are with you and the family. We have such good memories of Robert. Phillip and Leslie Allen

Mary Savoy

Posted at 08:45pm
Kathy, Richard and I are both thinking of you and your family at this sad time. Our prayers for all of you, Mary Savoy

David Hunter

Posted at 03:50pm
I am also a 1957 graduate of Lake Charles High School and I want to send the Coleman family my deepest condolences. Robert was a good friend and fellow graduate. My prayers for the family.

Jill Breaux

Posted at 01:41pm
I will always remember Mr. Robert as a man full of life and love for those around him. He loved his family, friends and he loved Mardi Gras. I met him through Krewe du Masque and enjoyed the fun times he shared with us. Lots of Love, Hugs and Prayers sent to the family and friends. May he Rest in Peace. Sincerely, Jill Breaux

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each