Friends, family to hold vigil for Sheri Coleman, sons on anniversary of triple murder

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by Afton Spriggs

KMOV.com

Posted on May 5, 2010 at 8:12 AM

Updated Tuesday, Mar 22 at 9:55 AM

(KMOV) -- Wednesday marks one year since a mother and her two sons were killed in their home in their Columbia, Illinois home.
 
Sheri, Gavin and Garett Coleman were found strangled to death on May 5, 2009.
 
Sheri’s husband and the boys’ father, Chris Coleman, has been charged with murder in connection with all three deaths.
 
Coleman remains in jail awaiting his murder trial this fall
 
A candlelight vigil remembering the lives of those victims will take place Wednesday night at 7:45 p.m. at Bolm-Schuhkraft Park in Columbia.
 
Bolm-Schuhkraft Park will be the site of a permanent memorial honoring the lives of the victims.
 
The memorial project is being paid for through donations.

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