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SGM Sgm Jeffrey Duane Colen US Army, US Army, (Ret.)

SGM Sgm Jeffrey Duane Colen US Army, US Army, (Ret.)
  • September 14, 1970 - October 5, 2018
  • Summerville, South Carolina
  • Flowers will be accepted

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“May God comfort your family ”
1 of 19 | Posted by: Albertina Merriweather - MEMPHIS, TN

“To the family of SGM Colen: I just want to reflect on the fact that when I was PFC Adams and first reported to Fort Story in 1995, then SSG Colen had...Read More »
2 of 19 | Posted by: Lemond Adams Jr. - VA

“To the Colen Family, the Jasmin family from Abilene, Texas are praying for your strength and peace during this time. We are dearly sorry for your...Read More »
3 of 19 | Posted by: Sonya Harper - Bonaire, GA

“I don't know where to start, but I just want to say that Jeff was a dear childhood friend of mine. We had a lot of laughs and a lot of enjoyable...Read More »
4 of 19 | Posted by: David Scott - Chicago, IL

“We can only say we are so very sad and our thoughts and prayers are with your family. With love, Brian, & Tabble Memoli ”
5 of 19 | Posted by: Tabble Memoli - Fort Knox, KY

“To the family he leaves behind, my thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Strengthen each other and continue to trust in the...Read More »
6 of 19 | Posted by: Corey Shuler - Lakewood, WA

“Thoughts and prayers go out to the Colen family! SGM Colen and I were enlisted together at Fort Story (he was a SSG and I was a SPC/SGT) and then we...Read More »
7 of 19 | Posted by: Tobias Apticar - Northridge, CA

“Proud to be a childhood friend. Your were always a good friend. The Colen family was always full of laughter. I know you will be missed by many. RIP. ”
8 of 19 | Posted by: Alex Westly - Jefferson, TX

“My condolences to the family, I shared some really special times with Colen at Ft. Story, he will for ever be in my heart. ”
9 of 19 | Posted by: Kurt Harris - Columbus, OH

“I worked with Jeff for only a year. In that time he exemplified what being a great friend was. He will be missed. God Bless Brother ”
10 of 19 | Posted by: Wayne Scott - Charleston, SC

“Condolences for the family of Jeff Colen. A great leader gone too soon. ”
11 of 19 | Posted by: Rich Leary - Atlanta, GA

“Hello my name is Chris Holland. I was stationed with Jeffrey at Ft.story (368). He was a great person and a true soldier. I'm sorry for you loss . ”
12 of 19 | Posted by: Chris. Holland - Newark, DE

“My thoughts and prayers are with the Colen family SGM Colen was a great person i served under him in the 368th trans Company Ft. Story VA ”
13 of 19 | Posted by: Natia Halloway - Columbia, SC

“SGM Colen, I just saw you a few months ago as we enjoyed seeing your son getting promoted at Ft Jackson. The friendships never end even though the...Read More »
14 of 19 | Posted by: SFC Tresa Boyd - Augusta, GA

“Sending my condolences and prayers to SGM Colen Family and friends. RIH ”
15 of 19 | Posted by: Ruth Potter - Williamsburg, VA

“We would like to offer you and your family our deepest and most sincere condolences, may our Lord comfort you and your loved ones. From RET SGM...Read More »
16 of 19 | Posted by: Walter Trotter - Schertz, TX

“Regine, my prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Jeff was an amazing person in his own unique way. We had some fond...Read More »
17 of 19 | Posted by: Steven Franklin - TX

“Brother may you Rest In Peace, don't worry we will take it from here... My classmate of the SGMs academy Class 63, All In! ”
18 of 19 | Posted by: Patricio Cardonavega - Hinesville, GA

“SSG Colon, as I remember him was a good soldier. Always professional, about his job, and funny. I especially remember how squared away he always was,...Read More »
19 of 19 | Posted by: Valerie Dyer - Dale City, VA

SGM Jeffrey Duane Colen, US Army (Ret.), 48, of Summerville, South Carolina, husband of Regine Duroseau-Colen entered into eternal rest Friday, October 5, 2018. The family will receive friends Sunday, October 14, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., NORTHWOODS CHAPEL, 2180 Greenridge Road from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. His Funeral Service will be held Monday, October 15, 2018 in J. HENRY STUHR INC, 2180 Greenridge Road at 10:30 a.m. Interment with Military Honors will be held in Beaufort National Cemetery, Beaufort, SC at 1:00 p.m.

Jeff was born September 14, 1970 in Mt. Clemons, Michigan, son of Jean Crawford Colen and the late Morgan Henry Colen He retired from the U.S. Army after 28 years of service, he was an avid golfer, great father, brother and son who loved his family.

He is survived by his wife, Regine Duroseau-Colen of Summerville, SC; mother, Jean Colen of Memphis, TN; four sons, Donald Faustin of Seoul, Korea, Reginald Faustin of Tucson, AZ, Jefferey Colen, Jr., of Modesta, CA, and Andre Colen of Summerville, SC; daughter, Kayla Colen of Summerville, SC; two granddaughters, Evelyn and Jordan Faustin; two brothers, Terry Colen (Patricia) of Austin, TX, Rickey Colen of Baltimore, MD; sister, Stephanie Brown (Eric) of Robinsonville, MS, and many nieces and nephews.

Flowers will be accepted.

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