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Richard Joseph Coffey married Shirley LeVon Foye. They had five children: Mike, Steve, Sheila, Cindy, Micki and Chad. Richard's parents were Joe and Ethyl Coffey. Joe and Ethyl were farmers. Joe took over his family farm in Lafayette County, Wisconsin. The Coffey's were Irish. Ethyl's maiden name was Amende. The Amande's were German. Joe and Ethyl adopted all three of their children. Their two boys, Richard and George were brothers. Richard and George were born to Frank and Mary Fetzek. Mary's maiden name was Woycheck. The Fetzek's and Woycheck's settled in Trempeauleau County from Prussia which is now part of Poland. Read more about the history for each of these families by clicking on the surname from the list to the left.