Daniel E. Cote, 65, of Biddeford, ME, passed away on Saturday, April 18, 2020 at his home. Daniel was born in Biddeford on June 28, 1954, son of the late Ralph and Anastasia (Henaire) Cote. Daniel grew up in Biddeford and attended local schools. After graduation he joined the United States Air Force. Daniel was stationed at Loring Air Force Base in Maine where he was part of the 42 nd Bomb Wing Security Police Squadron. He was active from December 1975 through May 1978. At the time of his passing, he worked as a Densification Production Operator for Spirit AeroSystems (formerly known as FMI). Daniel loved fishing, hunting, reading the newspaper in entirety, crossword puzzles, but most importantly, spending time with his loved ones. His humor and affection will be deeply missed by all.
Daniel is survived by his wife of 43 years, Mary Jane (Gibson) Cote; their three children Marc Cote, Karl Cote, and Kathleen (Cote) Polillio; and his eight grandchildren, Nick, Shayne,
Anastasia, Jacob, Lillian, Philip, Sophie and Tucker.
A graveside service will be held at Laurel Hill Cemetery in Saco at a later date to be announced. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.hopememorial.com. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Daniel’s name to the American Heart Association and/or the American Diabetes Association.
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American Diabetes Association
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American Heart Association
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