Jacqueline Kay “Jackie” Coy, 82, Milford, passed away at 11:12 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, at Kosciusko Community Hospital in Warsaw. She was born Oct. 25, 1935 in Milford to Gerald B. and Louise A. (Smaltz) Coy.
She was a lifetime Milford area resident and attended Milford public schools. She formerly worked at Weatherhead Corp. in Syracuse for 10 years, N.I.A. in Nappanee for five years, Super Value Stores in Milford for several years and was an apartment manager for Coy / Neer Apartments in Milford for many years.
She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in Milford since 1958 and formerly attended Bethel Church of the Brethren in Milford.
She is survived by a son, Rodney A. Coy, South Whitley; a sister, Genevieve L. “Jenny” (Jon) Bushong, Syracuse; two brothers, Alan W. Coy, Milford, and Reggie E. (Deb) Coy, Leesburg; 15 nieces and nephews; and several great nieces and nephews
She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister, Sherrie C. Ochs; two brothers, Lloyd Coy and Ermal Coy; a niece, Tammy Kaufman; and nephew, Stuart W. Coy.
Visitation will be from 5 – 7 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21, at Owen Family Funeral Home, 1001 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, IN. Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22, at the Milford Cemetery with Pastor Brad Cox of the Wawasee Lakeside Chapel officiating.
Preferred memorials may be given to the Animal Welfare League of Kosciusko County, 3489 E 100S, Pierceton, IN 46562. To send condolences to the family in Coy’s memory, please visit www.owenfamilyfuneralhome.com