Bee Coyle

Coyle, Bee 01/08/1938 ~ 04/19/2014 SAN DIEGO/ FLAGSTAFF, AZ Bee Coyle was born Bianca Sabina Moore on January 8, 1938 in Chicago. She passed away quietly, surrounded by family and friends, on April 19, 2014. Bee was preceded in death by her parents, Patrick and Hanorah Moore; and her sister, Norene Novak. She also has another sister, Tess, and a brother, Michael Joe. Bee is survived by her husband of 38 years, Joe Coyle; son, Jay Riordan (wife Brenda, children Patrick and Christopher); daughter, Connie Heinz-Magnani (husband Dave, children Connor, Camille and Maddy); daughter, Lora (Suzie) Clay (husband Ken, children Brian, Danny and Kristy); and Mary Touchton (husband David, children Rickey, Justin, Jaclyn and David Jr.); and 16 great-grand- children. Bee lived in many places across the country before settling in San Diego with her four children. Bee worked for the San Diego Police Department for 25 years before retiring in 1998 as a Communications Dispatch Supervisor and moving to Flagstaff with her husband, Joe. Bee lived life to the fullest and always had a positive outlook. She had a great sense of humor, and an infectious smile and laugh that will never be forgotten. Bee loved spending time with her family and friends. She enjoyed music and dancing, reading, playing cards, traveling, sailing and the outdoors. There will be a celebration of her life on May 16 at 3:30 p.m. Call 858-592-4721 for the address. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to The Olivia White Hospice Home in Flagstaff or the Breast Cancer Resource Center at Flagstaff Medical Center.

Published in The San Diego Union Tribune on May 11, 2014