WINCHESTER, Va. - Robert "Bob" Gregory Coy, 60, of Frederick County, Va., died Wednesday (Aug. 26, 2015) at his home.
Mr. Coy was born in 1955, in Bradford, Pa., the son of Mary Lou Coy of Bradford and the late Robert Leroy Coy. He was a veteran, having served in the United States Air Force as an air traffic controller achieving the rank of A1-C. Mr. Coy was a graduate of Penn State, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree, industrial arts education. He was a warehouse manager with Trex Co. in Winchester. Mr. Coy was a member of the American Kennel Club and the Blue Ridge Shepard Group.
He married Janet Marie Troy on May 15, 1982, in State College, Pa.
Surviving with his mother of Bradford and wife are his daughter, Heather Fritz of Thurmont, Md.; son, Jesse Coy of York, Pa.; grandson, Henry Robert Coy; sisters, Debbie Coy of Philadelphia, Pa., and Amy DePalma of Bradford
He leaves behind his faithful K9 companions, "Bella Breeze" and "Lea."
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Omps Funeral Home, Amherst Chapel.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to International Shiloh Shepard Dog Club, Rescue (ISSDC), c/o Avril Williams, Treasurer, 325 Maple Spring Hwy., Horse Shoe Run, WV 26716.
Funeral services with Omps Funeral Home, Amherst Chapel, will be private.
Please view obituaries and tribute wall at www.ompsfuneralhome.com.
Omps Funeral Home - Amherst Chapel
1600 Amherst Street
Winchester, VA 22601
Published in The Bradford Era from Aug. 28 to Sept. 4, 2015