Dale Charles Coon, of Oswegatchie, passed away at Upstate Medical Hospital in Syracuse, on October 30th.
Surviving Mr. Coon are his wife, Roberta (Northrup) Coon; four sons,: Scott Coon, Matthew and wife Ashley Coon, Ryan Coon and fiancé Amanda Gordon, and Sean Coon; a daughter, Christina Coon; a brother, Bruce and wife Carol Coon; grandchildren Matthew, Lilly Anne, Lincoln, Rian, and Colton; and many nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his former wife, Patricia.
Predeceasing him were his parents, E. Thomas and Christine West; and a brother, Thomas W. Coon.
Mr. Coon was born June 4, 1944 in Moravia, where he graduated from high school. He then joined the Navy, then attended SUNY, Delhi. Dale worked in construction management. He enjoyed boating and camping. His bright spot was spending time with his grandchildren. He was a member of the Oswegatchie First Baptist Church and the Star Lake American Legion.
Calling hours will be at Hawley’s Funeral Home in Star Lake on Sunday, November 3rd from 1 to 4 p.m. There will be a funeral service immediately following calling hours conducted by Pastor Roger Benjamin.
In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer cash donations to help defrag Dale’s extensive hospital costs.