Carlton T “Beaver” Coyne, 51, a resident of Rutter Road in Bennington died Saturday May 9, 2020 at the Albany Medical Center in Albany, NY following a brief illness.
He was born in Bennington, Vermont September 12, 1968. He was the son of the late Edward J. Coyne Sr. and Judy (Mullins) Habel who survives. Beaver received his education in Bennington and was a 1986 graduate of Mount Anthony Union High School.
He married the former Tammy Tole on September 9, 1995 at Saint Peter’s Episcopal Church in Bennington.
In earlier years Beaver was employed at Burgess Brothers and Jerome Construction. He most recently was employed by the Town of Bennington.
His wife and boys were his whole world. An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and hiking. He especially loved his German Shepard, Willow aka “Eto Girl”.
Survivors include his wife Tammy Coyne of Bennington. Three sons, Nicholas, Nathan and Dylan Coyne all of Bennington. His mother Judy Habel of Florida. A brother, Edward J. Coyne (Cindy) of Pownal, VT; three sisters, Cheri Noble of SpringHill, Florida, Lynn Potter (Theodore) of Brooksville, Florida and Donna (Scott) Russell of Anniston, Alabama. His step mother, June Coyne of Bennington. His step brothers and step sisters, Tim Hall (Michelle) of Derry, N.H., Sean Smilie (Diane) of Warrensburg, NY, Brooke Nelson (Mark) of Felton, PA, Kelly Smilie of Londonderry, NH, Robin Smilie of Westhampton, MA and Erik Jones of West Springfield, MA Along with several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.
Due to the Covid-19 Pandemic there will be no calling hours or funeral services. A memorial gathering will be held at a later date.
If friends desire contributions in memory of Carlton T. “Beaver” Coyne may be made to the Amyloidosis Foundation through the office of the Mahar and Son Funeral Home 628 Main St. Bennington, VT 05201. Guest book condolences may be made at www.maharandsonfuneralhome.net