In Memoriam : Peter Cote
Peter J. Cote - age: 69
(April 10, 1947 to December 27, 2016
Friends and relatives may call from 10 to 11 at the Dennett, Craig & Pate Funeral Home 365 Main St, Saco, Saturday January 7, 2017. A Memorial Service will immediately follow at the funeral home.
Friends and relatives are invited to the BPOE # 1597, Ocean Park Rd, Saco for a reception to follow.
Brooksville, FL, Peter J. Cote, 69, formerly of Biddeford, passed away December 27, 2016 at the Oak Hill Hospital.
He was born in Biddeford, April 10, 1947 the son of Jean Paul and Barbara Mildred Anderson Cote.
Peter graduated from local schools. After his military service he pursued many careers before finding his true calling as a farrier, which he retired from in 1999. He was involved as a member of the Abnaki Draft Horse Association. He was also a member of the Weeki Wachee Anglers.
Peter was an officer of the VFW Post 10209 in Springhill, FL, where he was a member of the Honor Guard.
Mr. Cote enjoyed fishing, hunting, cooking, travel and flying airplanes.
He is predeceased by brother Harold Lavoie and 2 sisters Lorraine Cote and Dorothy Francoeur.
Survivors include his wife Marjorie Cote, mother in law Catherine Taylor, sons Paul Cote and his wife Christine, Peter Joseph Cote II, daughters Patricia Hallczuk, Crystal Desimone and her husband Carmine, brothers Joseph P. Cote, Richard Lavoie, Nelson Lavoie, Russell Lavoie, and Philip Dussault, sisters Carol Ann Ruck, Bernadette Tanguay, Theresa Bennett, Nancy Leach, Velma Lavoie, Helen Leach and 7 grandchildren, Catherine, Allie, Rebecca, Courtney, Bailey, Franquie and Peter J. Cote III and a great granddaughter, Charlotte.
Peter truly lived life with too many adventures to list. He was a true people person and it's been said that he, "never met a stranger".
Ellen Turner - December 29, 2016 Contact this person
Pete was a wonderful friend, he will be missed very much !! He had a great sense of humor and a big heart & would do anything for anyone who needed help. RIP Pete .
Ellen & Jack Turner
Grace Hutchins - December 29, 2016 Contact this person
So sorry to of your loss. Pete was one of the best people we have had the pleasure of meeting. He was a wonderful, caring, skilled farrier that always worked with a smile. He took care of our horses until he retired and passed his skill and knowledge to his hard working son Pete II. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Barry & Grace Hutchins
Paula Snyder - December 29, 2016 Contact this person
My sincere condolences to Pete's family. He was such a great guy and will be missed by so many.
Sandy Blow - December 30, 2016 Contact this person
Sorry for your loss. RIP Pete.
Sandy Blow ( Meserve )
Patricia Boudreau - January 1, 2017 Contact this person
Pete was a wonderful person. He always was there if you needed him.. RIP Pete. You will be missed by so many