John D. Coy


CEDARVILLE, NY — John D. Coy 61, of Cedarville, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, May 10, 2022, at St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center.

He was born on July 14, 1960, in Herkimer, NY, a son of Howard and Betty (Walts) Coy. He was a 1978 graduate of Mt. Markham Central Schools.

He was employed with the Town of Litchfield for over 40 years. He was a 44 year member of the Cedarville Fire Dept where he served in many capacities over the years including Past Chief. He also was a longtime member of the Herkimer County Volunteer Firemen’s Association, and the Central New York Firemen’s Association as well as serving in FASNY in many capacities.

John was a loving, and caring son, father and grandfather who cherished the time that he spent with his family, especially his adored grandchildren. He loved taking long rides on his Harley Davidson taking in all that nature had to offer. He will be sadly missed.

He is survived by his wife Terri Coy of Cedarville, his son Christian Coy and his fiancé Megan Giacovelli of Cedarville, He leaves his adored grandchildren, Alexandria, and Ryleigh, he also leaves his parents, Howard and Betty Coy of Cedarville, a brother, Jeff Coy of Cedarville and many cousins.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2022, at 1 p.m. at the Cedarville Cemetery in Cedarville. There are no public calling hours. There will be a reception at the Cedarville Fire Dept at the conclusion of the services. Arrangements are with the Dimbleby Funeral Homes Inc., 365 West Main St in West Winfield.

In lieu of flowers please consider the Cedarville Fire Dept, 960 State Route 51, Ilion, NY 13357, in his memory.

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