Dana Marie Parrish, age 63, was born in Kansas City, Missouri on September 9, 1958 to the late Jack Coffman and Myrna Allen. She entered heaven’s gate on November 22, 2021.
A loving mother, grandmother(Nana), and great grandmother, Dana was a dedicated worker; she had a compassion for helping others and going above and beyond her employers expectations. Dana loved her family and it really shined whenever she was around them, whether it be at her daughters house, Aunt Eve’s and Uncle Bud's fish fry, or with her sister Julie on her favorite holiday; Christmas. Dana loved elephants, taking pictures of family, and collected anything with Elvis ,whenever one of his songs came on she would sing and dance to the king of rock and roll.
Dana was preceded in death by her parents. She is survived by her Step Mother Pat Coffman-Karst, daughter Lisa Wingate and husband Micheal, sister Julie Mitchell and husband Vance, brother Jack Coffman II, brother James Coffman and wife Melissa. 6 grandchildren Andrew Hanson, Alec Hanson, Michael Hanson, Lexi Hanson, Mikayla Wingate, Bailey Wingate, 2 great-grandchildren Miley Hanson and Nolan Hanson, many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A celebration of life ceremony in honor of Dana has been scheduled for December 18th, 2021 in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Adams Funeral Home - Nixa, Missouri