It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Retired DC William “Bill” Coe, with family on Wednesday May 13, 2020 in his 89th year. Beloved husband of Nancy (65yrs). Loving father of the late Dave and Donna. Dear father-in-law of Lynn and the late Derek. Much loved Grandad of Ryan (Vanessa), Sean (Jacquie), Heather (Brad), Bill and Daniel (Erin). Dearest Great Grandad (GG) of Keenan, Cheyanne, Bennett, Maddie, Ella, Eva and Hayden. Brother of Tony (Babe) and George (Late Sandy). Predeceased by sister Arabelle (Andy) and Phil (Linda). Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews.
Bill joined the Toronto Fire Department on the 9th of August 1957 and made Captain on the 30th of June 1978. He rose to the rank of District Chief on the 25th of January 1988 and retired on the 27th of January 1992 after a 35-year career.
According to Bill’s wishes he has been cremated and a Celebration of Life will take place at a later date. Memorial donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be shared in the Guestbook (www.mceachniefuneral.ca)
On behalf of all the RTFFA our sincerest condolences go out to the family and friends.