CASTLE HILL - Shirley Ann Coty, 76, passed away Friday morning, Feb. 28, 2014, at her residence. She was born Oct. 29, 1937, in West Chapman, the daughter of Bernard and Blanche (Estabrook) Adams.
She worked for over 30 years in the banking industry, retiring from Key Bank in Presque Isle. Shirley loved gardening, was an excellent seamstress, and loved doing crafts. She was a member of the Red Hat Classy Lassies of Mapleton, and very active in the Senior Citizens Club as an aerobics instructor.
She is survived by her husband, David Coty of Castle Hill; two sons and their wives, David Jr. and Loretta of Presque Isle, and Michael and Lori of Chapman; four daughters, Sandra Stewart of Presque Isle, JoAnne Barnes and her husband, Steven, of Caribou, Carla Coty and her companion, Pat Hill, of Council Bluffs, Iowa, and Julie Bouchard and her husband, Tony, of Ellsworth; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and a sister, Linda Arnold and her husband, Terry, of Rapid City, S.D. She was predeceased by her parents; her son-in-law, Danny Stewart; and two brothers, Bernard Adams Jr., and Hollis Adams.
Friends and family may call 1-2 p.m. Tuesday, at Duncan-Graves Funeral Home, 30 Church St., Presque Isle, where funeral services will be held 2 p.m. with the Rev. Kenneth Phelps officiating. Spring interment will be at Southside Cemetery, Mapleton. Online condolences may be expressed at www.duncan-graves.com.