Michael Christian Coey, 79 of Shadyside, Ohio died Sunday, September 6, 2020 in the Wheeling Hospital. He was born September 5, 1941 in Columbus, Ohio son of the late Michael V.B. and Thelma P. Matesen Coey.
Michael was a retired iron worker with Iron Workers Local 549, a member of the Lincoln Avenue United Methodist Church in Shadyside, Ohio, Bridgeport Lodge 181 F & AM where he served as Past Master and Past District Deputy and Past Patron of the Order of Eastern Star Chapter 452. He was a US Navy veteran serving during the Cuban Missile Crisis.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, William P. Coey.
Surviving are his three children, Brenda Kay (David) Smith of Washington, Pennsylvania, Michelle Christine (Ed Kovaleski) Casto of Blaine, Ohio and Michael Andrew (Jeanette) Coey of Bridgeport, Ohio, sister, Mary Sue Cummings of Pennsylvania and brother Steve Coey of New Jersey. Also five grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Avenue Shadyside, Ohio on Thursday from 2 to 8 pm where services will be held on Friday at 11 am with Rev. Seth Filburn officiating. Bridgeport Lodge 181 F & AM will conduct masonic services on Thursday at 7pm.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bridgeport Lodge 181 F & AM by going to TMCFunding.com.
Share your thoughts and memories with Michael’s family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com.