Eddie Max McCoy Sr. passed away on March 26, 2014 in Chewelah, WA.
He was born the son of William and Edna (Teem) McCoy on May 1, 1939 in Alamosa, Colorado.
Eddie grew up and attended school in Alamosa, and in 1959 he married Gloria Roberts. The couple was happily married for 55 years. The couple moved to Kennewick, WA in 1970 and Eddie worked as a Glass Glazier. In 1979, the family moved to Skagit Valley and started Sedro Woolley Glass Company.
At the age of 55, Eddie retired and in 1997 the couple moved to Valley, WA where he built their dream home, a beautiful log house on twenty acres. The couple loved Northeast Washington and its natural beauty. In Eddie's spare time, he enjoyed building hot rods, raising mini horses on their property, and spending time with his loving family. Their church, and close knit church family was a very important part of Eddie's life. There wasn't anything Eddie wouldn't do for his family, church family, or friends in need. He will be greatly missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him.
Eddie was preceded in death by his parents, William and Edna McCoy, and his great-grandson Jeremy Gage.
He is survived by his beloved wife, Gloria at the home; daughter Terri McCoy Hodgins, husband Cliff of Concrete, WA and their children Cassie, Caleb and Jacob; daughter Jodi McCoy Woody, husband Eddie of Merrill, WI and their daughter Carlie Jo; daughter Connie McCoy of Valley, WA and her children Garrett and McKenzie; son Eddie Max McCoy Jr. of Sedro Woolley, WA and his children Tanner and Colby; sister Patricia McCoy Holman and husband Robert, Manassa, CO; brothers Robert McCoy and wife Patsy, Louisiana; William H. McCoy, Alamosa, CO; ten great grandchildren; numerous nieces, nephews, and friends.
A celebration of Eddie's life will be held in Sedro Woolley, WA at a later date.
If one so wishes, memorial contributions can be made in Eddie's name to the
, or the charity of ones choice.
Please visit the online memorial and sign the guestbook at www.danekasfuneralchapel.com.
Danekas Funeral Chapel & Crematory, 155 West First Avenue, Colville, WA 99114 was entrusted with the arrangements.