John Anthony Coyle died July 18. He was 89.
Mr. Coyle was born Aug. 7, 1923, in Portland. He attended Jefferson High School and served during World War II. He graduated from the University of Portland and married Jean Marie Christensen in 1951, at Immaculate Heart Church.
He worked in a sales capacity his entire career, retiring from Flint Corp. in 1988. He moved to Lincoln City after retirement.
He is survived by his wife, Jean; children, Kevin Coyle (John), Karen Gates, Kim Orth (David), and Kelly Coyle; four grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and sister, Patricia Schwab.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 23, at St. Henry Church in Gresham. Memorial donations can be made to Providence Hospice.