Born in Indiana on Jan. 2, 1901. Coffing was a resident of Los Angeles by 1932. He lived in Sierra Madre while employed by the Electro Optical Systems. He died in Pasadena on Jan. 16, 1980.
Source: Edan Hughes, "Artists in California, 1786-1940"
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