William Cote, 75, of Nashua, passed away on November 24, 2018. He was born on February 18, 1943, in Westford, MA, son of the late William Sr. and Stacia Cote.
William moved from Westford, MA to Nashua, NH in 1978 with his wife Elizabeth, where he spent the remainder of his life. William loved sports, he was an avid fan of New England teams, and he would often be seen wearing a Red Sox baseball hats and sports jerseys. He was also a coach of team sports, and coached kid’s soccer. Family meant the world to William, his wife and children were everything. William would spend many weekends on the coast of Maine in York or Wells, he loved walking on the beach and being near the ocean, he also had a home in Florida where he would spend many days walking the beaches. William served in the U.S. Air Force as a guard for fighter jets during Vietnam War time. He had a love of reading, gardening, listening to music, he was an avid fisherman, was an animal lover, donated to charities frequently. For many years he would help his wife at craft shows, he would help set up, buy supplies, whatever needed to be done.
William is survived by his two children, Kristopher Cote, and Keith Cote and his wife Wendy, his sister Denise Tocci, two grandchildren, Caleb and Cooper. He was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth in 2009.
Visiting hours will take place on Sunday, December 2, 2018 from 1:00PM-4:00PM at the Zis-Sweeney & St. Laurent Funeral Home, 26 Kinsley St. Nashua. Condolences may be offered at www.zissweeneyfuneralhome.com