CODY, Joseph ‘Joe’ Alfred of Cobourg, Ontario

January 12, 1948 – October 31, 2018

Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital on Wednesday October 31st, 2018 at the age of 70.  Joe fought a courageous battle with Acute Myeloid Leukemia.  Loving husband of Donna Cody (nee Halligan).  Son of the late Helen and Alf Cody.  Devoted father of Emily Fard (Andrew) and Laura Walters (Barry).  Brother of Kathy Brisbin (Bill).  Cherished grandfather  (Grandpa Joe) to his grandchildren Scarlett and Cody Fard and Lily and Josie Walters.  He will be greatly missed by his nieces, nephews, many close friends and good neighbours. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday November 10th, from 1-4 p.m. in the MacCoubrey Funeral Home Reception Centre. If desired donations may be made to Princess Margaret Hospital Foundation.  Condolences received at

Please Note: To give online use the link given on, then click on the link given under Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation; then on ‘In Memory Donation’ and then click on green ‘continue’ tab. On new screen enter your amount and then under Fund Allocation drop down list find Recruit – Leukemia (S Chan). Then you can finish your personal information. All donations given to Recruit – Leukemia (S Chan) will go specifically to the research fund the Cody family has requested.
For donations made by cheque, please make them payable to Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation and in the memo line write ‘in memory of Joseph Cody’.
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