James (Jim) Lewis Coty
James (Jim) Lewis Coty, 80, from Fairbanks, Alaska, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Sunday, March 1, 2020, in Madras, Oregon.
Jim was born on Sept. 24, 1939, in Snohomish, Washington. Jim was the second son to Walter J. Coty Sr, and Marjorie A. Coty. He met the love of his life, Winifred (Winnie) Bronson Coty and they were married on March 30, 1960, in Fairbanks Alaska.
Jim is survived by his wife, Winnie Coty of Madras; children, Chris (Matt) Cowles of Salcha, Alaska, Cindy Coty of Madras, James W. Coty of Madras, Cathy Coty of Ft. Irwin, California, Cherie (Mark) Simmons of Madras, and Brad (Tanya) Coty of Klamath Falls; and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, cousins, nieces and nephews who will miss him dearly.
Details of a celebration of life will follow at a later date.
The family would like to express their thanks to Partners in Care (Hospice) and East Cascade Retirement Community for their care of Jim. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Partners in Care at 2075 NE Wyatt Court, Bend, OR 97701.