In memory of
Ronald "Boots" Cote
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In memory of
Ronald "Boots" Cote
RONALD "BOOTS" COTE 1939 - 2018 Plainfield- Ronald "Boots" Cote Sr. 79 passed away at home August 30, 2018. He was the beloved husband for 52 years of Mary (Homnick) Cote. He was born January 26, 1939 in Norwich, Connecticut, a son of the late Victor and Elvezina (Daigrreault) Cote. Ron has resided in Plainfield for the past 49 years and was employed as a truck driver for Kaman Aerospace for 43 years retiring in 2006. "Boots" was an avid racer known for driving the Number 90 Sportsman Division car at the Waterford, Thompson and Stafford Springs Speedways over 3 decades. After retirement he loved cutting and splitting wood on his own land, often with his grandsons. Besides his wife he is survived by 3 sons, Ronald Cote, Jr. of Plainfield, Roy (Cheryl) Cote of Jacksonville, North Carolina and William Cote of Sterling. He also leaves 2 brothers Lawrence of Jewett City and Tony of Canterbury, 4 sisters Cora Smith of Voluntown, Jane Fellows of AL., Lena Snide of Arizona, and Edna Guarnari of Preston; 6 grandchildren Caitlin, Jeffrey, Ronald III (Amber), Alex, Gregory, and Cara; 2 great- grandchildren Warren and Jude; numerous nieces and nephews and 2 ex daughters-in-law Cheryl and Norma. He was predeceased by 3 brothers and 2 sisters. A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday September 8th at 11:00AM St John's Church 10 Railroad Ave. Plainfield followed by a gathering at 12:30PM at the VFW Taylor Hill Road, Jewett City. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908. www.doughertybrosfuneralhome.com
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In memory of
Ronald "Boots" Cote
RONALD "BOOTS" COTE 1939 - 2018 Plainfield- Ronald "Boots" Cote Sr. 79 passed away at home August 30, 2018. He was the beloved husband for 52 years of Mary (Homnick) Cote. He was born January 26, 1939 in Norwich, Connecticut, a son of the late Victor and Elvezina (Daigrreault) Cote. Ron has resided in Plainfield for the past 49 years and was employed as a truck driver for Kaman Aerospace for 43 years retiring in 2006. "Boots" was an avid racer known for driving the Number 90 Sportsman Division car at the Waterford, Thompson and Stafford Springs Speedways over 3 decades. After retirement he loved cutting and splitting wood on his own land, often with his grandsons. Besides his wife he is survived by 3 sons, Ronald Cote, Jr. of Plainfield, Roy (Cheryl) Cote of Jacksonville, North Carolina and William Cote of Sterling. He also leaves 2 brothers Lawrence of Jewett City and Tony of Canterbury, 4 sisters Cora Smith of Voluntown, Jane Fellows of AL., Lena Snide of Arizona, and Edna Guarnari of Preston; 6 grandchildren Caitlin, Jeffrey, Ronald III (Amber), Alex, Gregory, and Cara; 2 great- grandchildren Warren and Jude; numerous nieces and nephews and 2 ex daughters-in-law Cheryl and Norma. He was predeceased by 3 brothers and 2 sisters. A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday September 8th at 11:00AM St John's Church 10 Railroad Ave. Plainfield followed by a gathering at 12:30PM at the VFW Taylor Hill Road, Jewett City. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908. www.doughertybrosfuneralhome.com
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Dougherty Brothers Funeral Home
595 Norwich Road, P.O. Box 53, Plainfield, CT 06374
Memorial Mass
 
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Saturday, September 08
Saturday, Sep 8
11:00 AM
St John's Church
10 Railroad Ave, Plainfield, CT
Memorial Gathering
 
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Saturday, September 08
Saturday, Sep 8
12:30 PM
VFW
aylor Hill Road, Jewett City, CT
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