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Donald Coy

February 7, 1948 - December 5, 2016

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On Monday December 5, 2016, Mr. Donald Robert Coy of Oliver passed away peacefully at his home at the age of 68 years.

He was predeceased by his parents Lyle and Annabelle Coy and niece Lillian.

Don will be fondly remembered by his brother Doug (Betty) Coy, sister Beverley Downer nieces and nephews: Kimberley, Chris (Barb), Steven (Celine), Catherine (Franco), Nancy, Brian (Barbara) and Lillian’s husband Bill; great-nieces and nephews Melissa, Jessica, Cole, Justin, Emily, Emilieann, Megan and Kelsey.

Don worked in carpentry for 25 years for Don Henderson at Oliver Sash and Door and then for 29 years at Mike’s Auto.

Don loved cars, renovating his house, working in his garden and was especially proud of the ’51 Chevy truck he built.

A celebration reception will be held at 1:00 pm Monday December 12th, 2016 at the Oliver Elks Hall. A graveside urn interment will be held at 11:00 am Tuesday December 13th, 2016 at the Penticton Lakeview Cemetery.

Donations are gratefully accepted for the Heart & Stroke Foundation, #4 – 1551 Sutherland Avenue, Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.

Condolences and tributes may be directed to the family by visiting www.nunes-pottinger.com

Arrangements entrusted to Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium, Oliver & Osoyoos.

 

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From: Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff

Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Franco DeAmicis
Relation: Son in Law to Beverly Downer

My deepest conolences to you Beverly

Franco, Catherine, Onelia, Oriente

From: Blaine and Joan Nunweiler
Relation: good friend

To the Family, Our condolences to you. We met Donald about 1975 and knew him well. We will miss his friendly grin. Donald would do what he could to help someone,but family came first.Oliver has lost a great guy.

From: brent redenbach
Relation: good friend

don was a kind man, I always enjoyed the grin and sparkle in his eye as he was a witty character who I got to know over the years.. I spent some good times with don when he worked at mikes,and he was helping me on my truck.. we would go atving a few times here and there,and he was crafty,to say the least.. he was a good man

From: Terry Schafer
Relation: Worked with him at Mikes Auto

Don was a great friend and mentor to me at Mikes Auto over the years I worked there. He was always willing and able to help with any autobody issue in such a patient way. Always taking his work seriously but he never took himself seriously. A good and gentle soul has left us and we will miss him.

From: Ruth McLarty
Relation: Friend of Bev

My thoughts are with you and your family at this very difficult time. God bless.

From: Wendy McLeod-Kreller
Relation: school friend

I remember Don as always being a nice guy. He will be missed.

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
December 12, 2016
Beginning at 1:00pm

Location:
Oliver Elks Hall
477 Bank Avenue
Oliver, BC Canada

A celebration reception will be held at 1:00 pm Monday December 12th, 2016 at the Oliver Elks Hall. A graveside urn interment will be held at 11:00 am Tuesday December 13th, 2016 at the Penticton Lakeview Cemetery.

477 Bank Avenue
Oliver, BC Canada

Memorial Gifts

Memorial donations will be gratefully accepted to:
the Heart & Stroke Foundation,
#4 – 1551 Sutherland Avenue,
Kelowna, BC V1Y 9M9.

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