Douglas E. Roy of Chili, formerly of Malone, NY, passed away on July 8, 2021. He was predeceased by his wife, Kathy; parents, Rita and Clarence; grandson, Angelo.
Douglas is survived by his daughter, Ronette (John) West; son, Chadwick (Amy) Roy; their mother, Karen Roy; grandchildren, Rachel, Anthony and Ava West, Emma, Adeline and Camden Roy; brothers, William (Laura) Roy, Carl (Irene) Roy, Paul (Carol) Roy, Michael (Kay) Roy, Lawrence Roy; sisters, Linda (Terry) Mayville, Cathy (Bob) Bashaw, Sue (Joseph) Huszar, Tina (Art) Stowe, Darlene (Charlie) Perry; many nieces and nephews.
Doug was born at home in Westville, NY. He grew up there with his 10 siblings and attended Salmon River Central School where he graduated in 1962. In addition, he served in the army for 2 years during Vietnam. He worked at Kodak and was a lifetime member of the Chili Fire Department where he served as chief for many years as well as serving as Chief for the Monroe County Fire Chiefs Association. Doug played baseball in high school, softball as a fireman and enjoyed fishing along with being an avid Sabres and Bills fan. If you ask anyone of his close friends or family they could share many stories about how much Doug loved to have a good time
A time of sharing and celebration of Douglas' life will be held Thursday, July 15, 2021 from 5-7PM at Jennings, Nulton & Mattle Funeral Home, 1704 Penfield Road, Penfield. Those wishing may make a donation in Douglas' name to the Humane Society at Lollypop Farm.