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John L. Koty

December 5, 1957 ~ July 17, 2017 (age 59)

   John L. Koty, 59, of N. Olive Street, Carlsbad, New Mexico, passed away Monday, July 17, 2017 at his home.

   There will be no visitation.  Cremation will take place.

   A memorial service is scheduled for Thursday, July 20, 2017, 2:00 PM, at Denton-Wood Funeral Home Chapel with Associate Pastor Kevin Pence officiating.

   Denton-Wood Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

   John L. Koty was born December 5, 1957 in Nashville, Tennessee to John Robert and Katherine Virginia (Anderson) Koty.  He graduated from Lenoir City High School in 1975 and graduated summa cum laude at Roane State Community College.  John was a partner with Miller Faulkner Koty Brokerage in Tennessee for a number of years.  He moved to Carlsbad in 2011 where he worked for Randy Bock Construction, Viper Services and currently with the City of Carlsbad as the airport operations specialist.  John cherished spending time with his family.  He was preceded in death by his parents.

   Survivors are his daughter, Sarah Turner and husband, Nathan of Knoxville, TN; son, Alex Koty of Greenback, TN; granddaughter, Macy Turner; sister, Karen Bock and husband, Randy of Carlsbad, NM; step-mother, Louise Koty of Lenoir City, TN; numerous nieces, nephews, an aunt, an uncle and cousins and his special 4-legged friend, Steve.

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 Service Information

Memorial Service
July 20, 2017

2:00 PM
Denton-Wood Funeral Home
1001 N. Canal Street
Carlsbad, NM 88220

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