In Celebration of

Joseph Roy Cote

March 9, 1965 -  May 7, 2018

Joseph Roy Cote passed away at home on May 7, 2018 at the age of 53. Joseph is predeceased by his father Philip Cote. Joseph is survived by his loving wife Amanda Burgess. They were married in Ottawa on November 4, 2017 following a seven year romance and a 20 year deep friendship. Joseph is lovingly remembered by his wife Amanda of Ottawa; mother Susan Cote of Woodstock; brothers Douglas Cote of Woodstock, Richard (Gillian) Cote of London, Robert Cote of Woodstock; nephew Alexander Cote of London and niece Cynthia Cote of London.

Joseph was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia on March 9, 1965. He graduated from Cairine Wilson Secondary School in 1984 and went on to earn a Degree in Computer Engineering from Waterloo University in 1989. He worked as a network engineer at Nokia, including its former entities Lucent, Alcatel and Newbridge Networks in Kanata. He is inventor of over 8 patents worldwide.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the Canadian Mental Health Association, 250 Dundas St. West, Suite 500
Toronto, ON, are appreciated by the family.


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Amanda Burgess (Ottawa)

Entered May 12, 2018 from OTTAWA

To my much loved and dearly missed husband Joe, I can’t believe your gone you left so fast , we will be together again love you babe

Gary Gibson (Extended family)

Entered May 12, 2018 from Casselman

Joe had a big heart

Douglas Cote (Brother)

Entered May 12, 2018 from Woodstock

You will be missed

Brian and Mary Beth Coté (Aunt and Uncle)

Entered May 13, 2018 from Newark, DE 19711

Our prayers continue for Joe's wife, Amanda, his mother and brothers and all their families. We loved Joe and so enjoyed his company. His laughter, warmth and love will always echo in our hearts. May he rest in peace.

stephen cashion (friend)

Entered May 13, 2018 from ottawa

Our deepest condolences , our prayers and thoughts are with you .
Stephen & Joanne Cashion


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