Ronald Everett McCoy
It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Ronald
Everett McCoy, 85, on Sunday, June 13, 2021 at the Dr. Everett
Chalmers Hospital, following a brief illness. On this day, Ronnie
heard the calls from heaven’s portal: Come home Ronnie, you
have travelled your last weary mile. Rest now, you have fought the
good fight. Wait ‘til you see your brand new
Born in Gray Rapids, he was the son of the late George and
Carrie (MacDonald) McCoy. He was a lifelong resident of Nashwaak
Ronnie leaves behind his loving wife of 65 years; Marjorie
(Dorcas) McCoy; his son, Tony McCoy (Josette), daughters Rhonda,
Leanne (David) Allen and Soraya (Fred) Grothe; 10 grandchildren and 2
great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He is survived by
his siblings; Myles (Betty), Richard (Debbie), Allan (Nancy), Fred
(Brenda), Marina, Aldina and Charlene (Philip).
Ronnie is predeceased by his son; Terry, in-laws; Claire and
Thelma (Anderson) Dorcas, sister; Marie, his brothers; Ab (Marion) and
Ronnie was self-employed for many years as the owner/operator
of McCoy Trucking. He was a dedicated lifelong member of the Capitol
Community Church where he served the lord. He was a past board member,
young people’s leader, Sunday school teacher and bus driver.
He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend to all.
Ronnie and Marjorie led an active life, travelling and camping. He
will be forever remembered by his contagious smile, his love for his
family and serving the lord.
Ronnie, your life was full of loving deeds, forever
thoughtful of our needs. A great void has been left in our lives which
will never be filled. We will always miss, love and cherish you.
Forever in our hearts.
A Celebration of Ronnie’s life will take place at
the Capital Community Church – 71 Downing Street, Fredericton, NB –
with a visitation open to the public from 2 – 5 pm on Wednesday, June
16, 2021. A service celebrating the life of Ronald McCoy will be held
at the church on Thursday, June 17, at 2:00 pm. Due to the current
health restrictions, please contact the funeral home at (506) 458-9170
to register if you wish to attend. To watch a live stream of this
event, please use the following link:
Arrangements are under the compassionate care of
McAdam’s Funeral Home www.mcadamsfh.com.
For those who wish, memorial donations to Northeast Christian College,
Capital Community Church Missions Fund, Nashwaak Centennial United
Church Cemetery Fund, or the Ostomy Canada Society would be
appreciated by the family.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Ronald Everett McCoy 19352021..
Death notice for the town of: Fredericton, Province: Nouveau-Brunswick