Maurice “Moe” Cote – 1945 – 2019 – familiar face in Waterbury classic car scene

Maurice “Moe” Cote – 1945 – 2019 – familiar face in Waterbury classic car scene

WATERBURY – Maurice Cote, 74, passed away peacefully on Oct. 24, 2019, surrounded by his family. He was the beloved husband of Catherine (Orosz) Cote.

Maurice was born Aug. 8, 1945, in Manchester, N.H., a son of the late Robert and Mabel (Fortier) Cote. He was a graduate of Kaynor Technical School. Moe worked as an eyelet and tool maker for Risdon Manufacturing in Naugatuck, Osram Sylvania and FMP until his retirement in 2004. He was a member of the Waterbury Elks BPOE No. 265 and the Bristol Fish & Game.

Besides his wife of 15 years, Moe leaves a son, Anthony Grieco (Nissi Duran) and their daughter, Genise Grieco; two daughters, Noelle Grieco (Jason Tacinelli) and their children, Travis and Layla Tacinelli, and Kimberly Grieco (Redon Tasho); several cousins; many nieces and nephews; and brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law. He was predeceased by a brother, Norman Cote.

A prayer service will be 5 p.m. Sunday at Chase Parkway Memorial/Albini Family Funeral Home, 430 Chase Parkway, Waterbury. Burial will be at the convenience of his family. Maurice’s calling hours will be Sunday from 3 to 5 p.m. at the funeral home.

For more information, or to send e-condolences, visit www.chaseparkwaymemorial.com