Leon H. Coe, 85

Leon H. Coe
Leon H. Coe

Leon H. Coe, 85, a resident of 104 Klocks Corners Rd. Scriba, went home to be with the Lord on November 17, 2010.

Born in Scriba, NY, he was the son of the late Max and Minnie (Upcraft) Coe.

He was an Assistant Engineer for the Oswego County Highway Department for over 40 years retiring in 1991.

Leon was past member of the Masons #127. He enjoyed camping and his annual fishing trips to Canada for over 50 years. He was a member of the Oswego Alliance Church where he served as a Deacon and past Trustee.
He was also a member of Shirts and Skirts Square Dancing in Fulton.

Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Emily (Hutchinson) Coe, a daughter, Cynthia (Fred) Crawley-Orr of Scriba; two sons, Douglas Coe and Linda Davis and Bradley (Linda) Coe, both of Scriba; seven grandchildren, Chawn Crawley, Patricia Bowman, Rebecca Foster, Mandy Neira, Wendy McEvilly, Patricia Becksted and Christopher Sheffield; twelve great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by a brother, James Coe and three, sisters Florence Rath, Vietta Ryan and Mildred King.

Funeral Services will be held 10a.m. Saturday at the Oswego Alliance Church, Thompson Rd. Oswego. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery, Scriba.

Calling hours will be held 4-7pm. Friday at the Nelson Funeral Home, 11 West Albany St. Oswego.

Donations may be made to the Oswego Alliance Church, 371 Thompson Rd. or the Parkinson Foundation, PO Box 5018?,Hagerstown, MD, 21741-5018

Online condolences may be made at www.nelson-funeralhome.com