Paul J. McCoy

November 25, 1931 - January 12, 2016
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Paul J. McCoy, 84, of Belvidere, IL, passed away Tuesday, January 12, 2016 at OSF St. Anthony Medical Center. Paul was born November 25, 1931 in Mosheim, Tennessee, son of Newt and Nellie (Story) McCoy. He married the love of his life, Ruth “Rosebud” Collins on July 5, 1952 in Newport, Tennessee. Paul was employed as a truck driver for JCJ Trucking, and was a member of the Teamsters Local 325. Paul enjoyed farming, antique tractors and fishing. He was a huge NASCAR fan and loved going to the Rockford Speedway to cheer on his family. Most of all, he was a great father, and was a family man.

 

Paul is loved and will be missed by his children, Billy (Pat) McCoy of Belvidere, Shirley Shott of Troy, IL, Nancy (Rick) Vettore of Belvidere; grandchildren, Brett (Cori) McCoy of Belvidere, Michelle (Jeff) Huggins of Troy, IL, Amanda Shott of Troy, IL, Brandon (Erin) Shott of Poplar Grove, Courtney Vettore of Crystal Lake; great-grandchildren, Taylor and Cheyenne McCoy, Angie, Zander, Madison, Tyler and Chase Huggins, Natalie and Hunter Shott; sister, Stella Cook. He is preceded in death by his wife, Ruth, and his parents, brother, Tim.

 

Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, January 18, 2016 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL with Rev. Eugene Wille officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m., Sunday, January 17, 2016 at the funeral home. Burial in Shattuck’s Grove Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date. To light a candle or share a condolence, please visit www.AndersonFCS.com.

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Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, January 17, 2016

Time: 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m., Sunday, January 17, 2016 at the funeral home


Service Information

Date: Monday, January 18, 2016

Time: 11:00 am -

Pending with Anderson Funeral and cremation Services: Buck-Wheeler-Hyland Chapel

Address:

218 W. Hurlbut, Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Monday, January 18, 2016 at Anderson Funeral and Cremation Services, 218 W. Hurlbut Ave, Belvidere, IL with Rev. Eugene Wille officiating


Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, January 18, 2016

Shattuck's Grove Cemetery

Address:

9600 Reeds Crossing , Belvidere, IL, 61008

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Memorial Information

Memorials may be made to the family for a memorial to be established at a later date


 

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Born: November 25, 1931
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Michelle Shott-Huggins posted on 1/14/16

Old buddy.....I sure am going to miss you. I'm sure grandma is happy you finally came home to be with her. That doesn't make us miss either of you any less. I love you Grandpa.

 

Arkie posted on 1/15/16

Love you your favorite cousin!

 

Steve & Becky Roach posted on 1/14/16

Our thoughts and prayers are with you as you say good-bye to a wonderful person. Know that we are thinking of all of you.

 

Debbie Mullvain posted on 1/14/16

Billy and Pat, my deepest sympathies are with you and your family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

 

Sandi posted on 1/14/16

God speed, Paul. Time to join your true love Ruth. We love and miss you both very much but happy you're together again.

 

Tom, Chris and Abby Miller posted on 1/14/16

Our thoughts, prayers and love to you all. Paul was a great man!

 

Tom, Chris and Abby Miller posted on 1/14/16

Our thoughts, prayers and love to you all. Paul was a great man!

 

Donna Wood posted on 1/14/16

Sorry for your loss Billy, my prayers are with you and your family.

 

Linda Hartline posted on 1/14/16

We are sending our sympathy. We know there are a lot of great memories and hope they bring you all some comfort.

 

Roberts family Jim, Lora, Amanda and Travis posted on 1/15/16

Sorry for your loss.

 

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