Douglas P. “Doug” Cosby

By Orleans Hub Posted 12 November 2020 at 3:54 pm

American flagHOLLEY – Douglas P. “Doug” Cosby, 84, died Nov. 12, 2020 at his home following a long illness.  Doug was born April 13, 1936 in St. Louis, MO a son of the late Herbert O. and Eva E. (Groff) Cosby and had lived in the Holley area since 1967.

He had served in the U.S. Navy from 1956-1959.  Doug had worked for over 20 years at Kodak as a Film Processor.  He enjoyed building miniature houses.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his brothers: Donald and Edward Cosby; and sister, Virginia Woods.  Doug is survived by his wife Emma, of 57 years; daughter, Amy (Bob) Appleton; son Michael (Terry) Cosby; grandchildren: Emma and Jeffrey; as well as several nieces and nephews.

There are no prior calling hours or a service.  Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1120 S. Goodman St., Rochester, NY 14620.  Arrangements have been entrusted to the Christopher Mitchell Funeral Homes, Inc. Holley.

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