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Michael McCoy, Arlington High School Grad, Dies At 21

Michael J. McCoy
Michael J. McCoy Photo Credit: Contributed

Michael J. McCoy of Poughkeepsie died on Sunday, June 17, at Vassar Brothers Medical Center. He was 21.

Born on March 20, 1997 in Albany, he was the son of Carol Murphy Nelson (Predeceased by Brent) and Thomas R McCoy Jr. (Jamie). Michael is also survived by his brother Thomas R. McCoy, III, his sister Megan C. McCoy and his nephew Anthony R. Ashline. 

He is also survived by his grandfather, Jeremiah C Murphy, and many aunts, uncles, and cousins. 

Michael was a graduate of Arlington High School and worked for Stop & Shop. He loved music and all electronics. He also cherished spending time with his family and friends. 

Calling hours will be held on Sunday, June 24 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Timothy P. Doyle Funeral Home, 371 Hooker Avenue, Poughkeepsie. The funeral service will be held on Monday, June 25 at 10 a.m. in the funeral home and burial will follow at the Overlook Cemetery. 

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