Sally Anne Coy

January 20, 1939March 1, 2019

Sally Anne Coy, of Rochester, passed away on March 1, 2019, at the age of 80. Sally is pre-deceased by her mother, Helen Coy, her father, Edwin Coy, and her sister Christine Coy. She is survived by her sister, Patricia Johnson of Gorham, NY, as well as her nephew, David Garrity of Denver, CO, nephew, Daniel Garrity of Wendell, NC, and her niece, Lisa Decker of Victor, NY. Sally was born and resided in the city of Rochester all her life. She will be cremated laid to rest at Livonia Union Cemetery on Big Tree Road in Livonia, New York.

Sally was a secretary and office manager by trade but had a wonderful penchant for small dogs. She was an avid volunteer on behalf of all dogs and owned several different breeds of dogs throughout her lifetime. She also loved boardgames, and became extremely proficient in Scrabble, Parcheesi, Chinese Checkers and Monopoly. And then of course there were her flowers, and her favorite of all time, yellow roses. She loved gardening and working in the yard communing with so many of nature’s amazing little creatures.

Sally was known and will always be remembered for her zany sense of humor, her creative imagination, her love of driving throughout the beautiful Finger Lakes region and her forthright personal demeanor. One always knew where one stood with Sally Coy! In all love!

In lieu of flowers, Sally is asking anyone wishing to make a financial or charitable donation to contribute to the American Arthritis Foundation. She suffered many years of painful arthritis, and one day, hoped there would be a cure.


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Sally Anne Coy

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