Jo Ann Coyne

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MIDDLETON — Jo Ann R. Coyne, "Mummer," 57, of Governor's Road in Middleton, died June 13, 2011, at Frisbie Memorial Hospital in Rochester.

Born Oct. 7, 1953, in Exeter, the daughter of George J. and Annie Mae (Keisler) Ruest, she was raised in Gonic and was a graduate of Spaulding High School in Rochester. She resided in South Carolina for 14 years and previously resided in Rochester and Farmington, N.H.

Most recently a homemaker, Jo Ann had worked as a home care provider, a baker at former Shop & Save and had worked at many area shoe factories in Rochester. She enjoyed spending time with her family, she was always there for the neighborhood kids, she loved her dog, Julie, and all the others.

Survived by her husband of 25 years, William "Skipper" Coyne Jr.; two daughters, Sarah A. Coyne of Dover and Angi N. Atwood of Middleton; a stepson, Richard W. Coyne of Oregon; a grandson, Ryan Atwood, also several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.

A memorial gathering will be held at their home, 52 Governor's Road in Middleton on Saturday, June 18, from 1 p.m. on, family and friends are welcome.

Arrangements are in the care of Peaslee Funeral Home, 24 Central Street, Farmington, NH, to express condolences, please visit:

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Published in Fosters from June 16 to June 17, 2011