DIAA Member “Jay” Coyne, age 77, passed away Monday, Oct. 24, 2016 from a heart attack. He was born Nov. 28, 1938, in Portland, Maine, graduated from the State University of New York, and became a member of the U.S. Army. Jay served for 11 years as a Sergeant and later served on the Armed Forces Radio and TV as Director of News and Public Affairs. Jay joined DIAA in 2008 after his 2007 retirement from DIA where he worked in DH. Mr. Coyne is survived by his wife Barbara Erwin Coyne; two sons Michael Coyne and Christopher Coyne all of Washington; and stepson Alex Wall and stepdaughter Deborah Hamilton; as well as many other caring family members. His wife Barbara requests that if any of his friends and co-works would care to send her any anecdotes or “Jay” witticisms, please do so, and she will share them with his sons, Mike and Chris.
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