John "Jack" A. Coyne

April 9, 1937May 9, 2018

John “Jack” A. Coyne of Croton on Hudson, NY passed away on May 9, 2018 at the age of 81. John was born in Scranton, PA to Anthony and Mary (Carmody) Coyne on April 9, 1937. He married his beloved wife Margaret “Peggy” Boyle on June 27, 1964. John served as a Sergeant in the 71st INF. N.Y. National Guard. John was an active member of the Holy Name of Mary Knights of Columbus and was dedicated to bringing Veterans to Mass at the Montrose VA Hospital. John was a member of the Croton Volunteer Fire Department and acting Chaplain as well as secretary for the Croton Fire Patrol. He was a Chaplain and treasurer in the Putnam-Northern Westchester Fire Police Association and was a Sergeant of Arms and Chaplain for the Westchester County Volunteer Firemen's Association. John is survived by his beloved wife of 53 years Peggy Coyne; loving children Diane Stinson (Bob), John Coyne (Debbie), and Chris Coyne; caring grandchildren Mary Kate, Meghan, Elizabeth, Shannon, Maggie, Katie, and Kelly; adored great grandchildren Harley, Alexis, Anthony, Nicholas, Savannah, Jacob, and Joseph; dear brother Leonard Armstrong (Ann) and his children Brian and Tracey, and sister-in- law Dhalma Coyne and her children Larry and Pierre. John was predeceased by his brother Tony Coyne and nephew Lenny Coyne. Visitation will be held on Monday, May 14, 2018 from 4-9pm at Holy Name of Mary Church, 110 Grand St., Croton on Hudson, NY. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10am on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 also at Holy Name of Mary Church in Croton. Committal is Private. Arrangements under the direction of Edward F. Carter Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Croton Fire Dept or a charity of your choice.



  • Visitation- 4-9pm Monday, May 14, 2018
  • Funeral Mass- Tuesday 10AM Tuesday, May 15, 2018


  • Committal Private

John "Jack" A. Coyne

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