Charles E. "Ed" Coy, Sr.
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Charles E. (Ed) Coy, Sr, 80, died on April 1, 2013. Funeral services will be held on Friday, April 5, 2013 at the Hamilton Funeral Home located at 121 NW 60th Ave. Visitation begins at 11 a.m. with the funeral service to start at noon.
Ed was born in Kellerton, IA on August 8, 1932, but lived most of his life in Des Moines. He proudly served as a Marine in the Korean War and upon his return home he married the love of his life, Mary Becker. Their everlasting love has endured, having just celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary on February 27, 2013.
Ed had worked for over 40 years at Iowa Power, but truly loved retirement where he pursued his many hobbies which included fishing, woodworking, gardening and best of all - spoiling all of his grandkids.
He is survived by his wife Mary, sons Michael (Vicki), Chuck (Sonya), and Ken (Jane); Grandkids Lucas (Erica and Great Grandson - Kyler), Logan, Emily, Betsy, Meghan and Katie.
Hamilton's Funeral Home
121 NW 60th Avenue
Des Moines, IA 50313
Published in Des Moines Register on Apr. 4, 2013