March 28, 2013
ROBERT DALE MCCOY
(10/16/1944 - 3/16/2013)
Robert Dale (Bob) McCoy of Estherville, Iowa passed away March 16, 2013 at Community Memorial Health Center in Hartley, Iowa.
He was born October 16, 1944, the son of Dorsa Dale and Maxine (Derksen) McCoy. Bob was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents.
He grew up in the Luray - Granger area. He graduated from high school in Wyaconda, with the class of 1962. Bob joined the Navy in 1965 and got a Medical Discharge in 1966.
Robert married Jackie Snyder of Burlington, Iowa in 1965. To this union, two children were born, a son, Patrick Dale and a daughter, Amy Suzanne.
They went to Kirksville, where he was an X-Ray Technician for a few years. They moved to Burlington, Iowa, where he drove a Dubuque Meat truck and delivered in the Northeast Missouri and Southeast Iowa areas.
Robert later married Mary Nichols in March 1980, and they moved to Estherville, Iowa.
He is survived by his wife Mary, son Pat (Lisa) McCoy of Burlington, Iowa, daughter Amy (Marcus) Martin, also of Burlington, Iowa and step-children, one sister, Shirley Elliott of Memphis, brother Richard (Kari) McCoy of West Burlington, Iowa, grandchildren, step-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Cremation was accorded per his wishes. Inurnment at a later date.