Melvin Scott "Copper" Coffey

February 5, 1963 to September 26, 2020


Passed away September 26, 2020 at the Health Sciences Centre. Pre-deceased by his parents Aloysuis & Catherine Coffey; parents in law Leonard & Carol Anne Owens; brother Sean, niece Valerie and nephews, Joey and Eugene. Leaving to mourn his wife of 32 years Susan and their children son Joe (Ashley); daughters Jennifer, Carol Ann (Ian), Kayla (Roger); also his 4 grandchildren Nathan, Hayley, D.J, and Madison.

Also mourning his loss are brothers Eugene (Liz), Gary (Terri), Aloysuis (Annette), Joe

(Jenny), Sheldon (Melissa), Raymond (Dana) and sisters Jacqueline (Norm), Yvonne (Eric), Kimberley Ann (Ricco), Cathy Ann (Ken), and Caroline (Richard). Special Aunt Linda Coffey and special friend Kevin McGrath (Monica). He leaves behind a large circle of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  He will be sadly missed for his stories, songs, great spirit, and his laughter. Copper was a great man loved by all who knew him.   Cremation has taken place.  Funeral Service to take place on Sunday October 4, 2020 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in St. Brides, NL at 3:00 pm.   

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To the family – Melvin was one of a kind! He brought many a laugh to the dialysis unit on Topsail Rd . Miss you buddy! RIP

Deepest sympathy to all of Coppers family and friends
R I P Copper

Our deepest condolences to Melvin’s family. May he rest in peace. Our thoughts and prayers are with all.

My condolences to Susie and family. Remember all the good times and cherish them.

Our hearts goes out to you and your family on the passing of your husband, father and best friend. Know that you are in our thoughts and prayers.
Deepest condolences.

& I’ll see you one day in Fiddler’s Green 🙏
I love you bro!!💙❤️

So sorry to hear about Copper’s passing. So very young. Condolences to his children and wife, siblings and other family members. RIP.

Kayla….So sorry to hear of your Dads passing…Sending condolences to you and your family

Our deepest sympathy to you all.

My thoughts and prayers are with the Coffey family members especially his children. Keep his memories close and take care of each other.

My deepest condolences to all the family. Keep your memories strong.

Our deepest condolences to all of the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Ray and family,
Our condolences to you and your family on the passing of your brother. ❤️❤️❤️❤️

Our sincere condolences to all of the Family, Our Thoughts are with you all. . May He RIP

Deepest Condolences to the entire Coffey Family

Susie Jennifer Kayla and Joseph . Our hearts Thoughts and prayers go out to you and your families. Your Dad was the Gentlest and kindest and easy going person anyone could every known. He loved you all so much. Cherish your memories and you’ll always have his heart. He will live on in all you. We loved him. always. Always forever in our hearts. I pray you’ll have peace knowing he not suffering anymore . He’s in Heaven with all the people he loved who went before him. . Take comfort in knowing how much he knew you all loves him and how much he loves you. You have a Guardian Angel watching over you all. . Your Dads in the best care and most loving arms . Copper I loved you from first time since I met you I’ll always keep that piece of you with me .. (Liz). You were a great Brother and Brother in-law One thing about you .copper. You wished everybody be happy love one another . And sometimes you hoped singing a song or writing a poem should make all the difference . And Copper a lot of times it did make a difference to a lot of people . Thank you for being A Brother and a Friend . Watch over us all . Hugs to our love ones you’ve joined. Fly High Copper ❤️ Eugene and Liz . Thumbs up 👍🏻

Our sincere condolences to you all. Fly high with the angels Copper. RIP .

My condolences to Melvin’s family ,wife children and siblings.I went to school with Copper and have a great deal of childhood memories in school and home around Cuslett.He was always full of fun and very comical.May he Rest In Peace and suffer no more .Love from Sylvia

So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all during this very difficult time.

So sorry for your loss….he will surely be missed…was a very sweet man….RIP my friend

So sorry for your loss. Rest in Peace Melvin (Copper)

I will certainly miss his boisterous laughter and singing. Always loved a chat on the phone. Copper was always kind and funny. God bless the family xoxo Thinking of you all.
Melissa and Ciaran