Berton A. Coons, 87, of Fort Pierce, Florida passed away peacefully on January 29, 2021 after having a cardiovascular event on January 26th. Thankfully, his care was transferred to Treasure Coast Hospice so that he could be surrounded by his family before his passing.
Burt will be greatly missed by his loving wife Edna Coons, his children Deborah (Nate) Foote, Glenn (Carlene) Coons, and Lois (Michael) Overbaugh, his grandchildren Jamie (Eric) Schepp, Rebecca Doidge, Rachael Coons, Devan (Demos) Pappas, Lauren Coons, Kylie Overbaugh, Cara Overbaugh, and Tanner Overbaugh, five great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. Bert is also survived by many nieces and nephews both in the United States and England.
Calling hours will be Coons held at Millspaugh Camerato Funeral Home, 139 Jefferson Heights, Catskill, New York on Tuesday, February 9, 2021 from 4:00 - 7:00 p.m. The family will privately gather at Saratoga National Cemetery for burial at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, February 10, 2021.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Town of Catskill Ambulance at 82 West Bridge Street, Catskill, New York 12414 or the Saratoga National Cemetery Honor Guard Association, 200 Duell Road, Suite 1, Schuylerville, NY 12871.