Kevin F. Coyne, 66, of Waterloo, IL, raised in Cahokia, IL, died October 18, 2018, in Creve Coeur, MO. He was born March 7, 1952, in St. Louis, MO.
He is survived by his brothers Joseph Thomas (Belle) Coyne Jr. and Patrick Coyne; aunt, nephews; cousins; dear friends Debbie Wilshusen and Vickie Kowens; and his beloved collies Cami and Parnell.
Kevin is preceded in death by his parents Joseph Thomas Coyne Sr. and Emily (nee Craddock) Coyne; and step mother Dorothy Coyne.
He was an avid bowler; member of APWU (American Postal Workers Union); American Bowling Congress; and St. Louis Bowling Association. Has bowled thirteen perfect 300 games.
He graduated from SIU-E with a Bachelor of Arts degree with a double major in Political Science and History; and retired from the Fenton Post Office, Fenton, MO 63026, where he worked as a Customer Service Associate.
Kevin was a kind hearted soul, always willing to help friends in need. A large portion of his estate will be used to establish an Endowed Scholarship to the Nursing School at SIU-E in memory of his beloved Mother, Emily Craddock Coyne, RN.
As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to:
Foundation for Barnes Jewish Hospital
1000 North Mason Rd
St. Louis, MO 63141
Please designate Evelyn’s House
5 PM to 6:30 PM Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home
6:30 PM Thursday, October 25, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home in Waterloo, IL
Rev. Dan Handschy officiating