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“You were a strong man, an amazing friend, a teacher in many ways, but most importantly a loving father. ”
1 of 3 | Posted by: Hannah Coy - Sterling, IL

“Rip Roderick. Thinking of you and family with love ”
2 of 3 | Posted by: Kathy Collinson - Sterling, IL

“Our hearts, our thoughts and our prayers are with you all! ”
3 of 3 | Posted by: Neil, Jean & Maddie Richmond - IL

Roderick A. Coy, 42 of Sterling died Friday June 30, 2017 at his home surrounded by his wife and family.

He was born on March 26, 1975 in Las Vegas, NV the son of Randy L. and Sheryl (Bartz) Coy and was a 1993 graduate of Sterling High School. He married Fabra Heald. Rod had worked at Allied Locke and later at the Walmart Distribution Center. He also owned his own lawn care service. Rod enjoyed fishing, camping and just anything to do with the outdoors. He was passionate about his Chicago CUBS.

Survivors include his wife, Fabra; his daughters: Hannah and Hailey both at home; his mother, Sheryl Coy of Sterling; and his brother Jeremy Coy (Tosha Thompson) of Sterling.

He was preceded in death by his father Randy Coy in 1990 and maternal and paternal grandparents.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday July 5, 2017 from 9 – 10:45 AM at the McDonald Funeral Home, 505 1st Avenue in Sterling. The funeral will follow at 11 AM with the Reverend Scott Porter officiating. Burial will conclude at Oak Knoll Memorial Park, Sterling