Lasting Memories

Pauline Halcyon DeCoite
Jan. 3, 1921-Jan. 23, 2012
Pleasanton, California

Pauline, of Pleasanton, was born in San Jose to Paul and Halcyon Hansen. She was preceded in death by husband Ernie in March 2007. During WWII she drove U.S. Officers around S.F. for the Red Cross while Ernie was in the Air Force. Ernie and Pauline, who were married 70 years were avid tennis players, golfers and belonged to a ballroom dance group. Pauline golfed into her 80's as a member at Sequoia CC and Castlewood CC. They enjoyed world wide travel and spent many happy years at their Tahoe Cabin. She will be greatly missed by her children Steve (Jane), Eddie (Diane) and Linda (Tim). She was also a wonderful Nana to her grandchildren, Monique, Jennifer, Jamie, Jonathon, Ernie, Darcy, Michael and Brian. Also her cherished great grandchildren, Katlyn, Kylie, Brady, Drew, Kyle, Brett, Brennan, Rylan, Colton, Jack...and her dog, Charley. The last 6 mo. she spent many happy days as a resident at Parkview in Pleasanton. Her days were filled with bridge, bingo, reading, walks, movies and special friends. She loved Parkview! She was kind and friendly to everyone. She will be missed by all.

From LINDA DeCOITE
Feb. 6, 2012

MOM I MISS YOUR SMILE. YOU WERE THE FIRST ONE I WANTED TO TALK IN THE MORNING & THE LAST ONE I TALKED TO AT NIGHT! YOU WERE THE BEST MOM IN THE WHOLE WORLD. I AM HAPPY YOU ARE WITH DAD...YOU ARE THYE BEST PARENTS IN THE WHOLE WORLD..XOXOXOX MISS YOU!