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Obituary for James Arthur Cote

James Arthur Cote 57, Florida, MA. died Sunday February 4, 2024 at Berkshire Medical Center North in North Adams, MA.
He was born in North Adams on March 7, 1966 a son of Edward and Joyce (Burdick) Cote. James graduated from Gabriel Abbott Memorial School on Florida Mountain and McCann High School in North Adams.
James was a devoted 30 year member of Local Labor Union #473 before his retirement. He enjoyed fishing and hunting and in his younger years he was involved with youth sports.
Survivors include his wife Pamela (Philpott) Cote; stepsons Timothy James York, Scott Michael York, Kevin Anthony York and several grandchildren. He also leaves brothers Kenneth Cote, Russell Cote, Lawrence Cote and a sister Debra Sarkis. He was predeceased by brothers Donald Cote, Timothy Cote and Leonard Cote.
Calling Hours for James Arthur Cote will take place Friday February 9, 2024 from 3p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Flynn & Dagnoli Funeral Home, WEST CHAPELS, 521 West Main St. North Adams, MA. Burial will take place in the family plot in Church Cemetery, Florida, MA. Memorial donations are suggested Florida Volunteer Fire Department or Northern Berkshire EMS through the funeral home. To add to the Book of Memories, please visit