Caylan Dakota Purdy

Born: Mon., Jun. 14, 1999
Died: Mon., Jul. 24, 2017


4:00 PM to 8:00 PM, Thu., Jul. 27, 2017
Location: Robert F. Mulcahy Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Fri., Jul. 28, 2017
Location: Life Church of Windber

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Purdy, Caylan Dakota “Cody”, 18, Central City, died July 24, 2017, at home.  Born June 14, 1999, the son of Douglas A. and Mary G. (Laney) Purdy.  Survived by parents; siblings, Jossalyn, Gavin and Madisyn; grandparents, Nancy Purdy; Thomas and Valerie Laney; and a number of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.  Cody loved music and played in county, district, and regional band, as well as marching in The Keystone Regiment and Bugle Corps. He also loved fishing and hunting.  Friends will be received from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the Mulcahy Funeral Home and one hour prior to the service at 11 a.m.  Friday at Life Church of Windber, Pastor Richard Smith, officiating.  Committal, Berkey Cemetery.

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James and Diana Sulosky members of Life Church
   Posted Tue July 25, 2017
Dear Purdy family,

You have our deepest sympathy. We will always remember Cody. He was always friendly and had a beautiful smile. Please know you are in our prayers.

Roger and Vickie Sines, from
   Posted Tue July 25, 2017
Sorry for your loss, and our loss, we loved this young man and have drawn close to him, we sure will miss him. We are here to help in anyway we can. Will always be praying for you guys.

Stephanie Lehman
   Posted Tue July 25, 2017
Doug, Mary & family,
Our deepest sympathy to your family during this difficult time
The Lehmans

Heide Eash
   Posted Wed July 26, 2017
Doug, Mary, and family,
I cannot imagine your loss, but my heart goes out to you. I will be praying for you and your family that you find guidance during this difficult time.

Bill, Amy and Chris Pluta
   Posted Wed July 26, 2017
We are so sorry for your loss. Your family is in our prayers.

Judy M
   Posted Wed July 26, 2017
Doug, to you and your whole family I extend my deepest sympathies. I cannot fathom the loss of a child. May your hearts and minds find peace. I extend my love and prayers to your family and to all of the friends who loved him as family of their own.
-Judy M

Jason and Paula Sullivan family Members of Life Church
   Posted Thu July 27, 2017
Dear Purdy family,
Our deepest sympathies for the loss of Cody. He was a dear friend of our daughters Skyler and Alicia who have only the greatest memories of him and Church events they attended together. Please know that he will be deeply missed and always very much loved by all the people he knew. If you need anything, please let us know, we are in the Church directory. May you feel the love of God embrace you in this very difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

Rick and Rhonda Smith
   Posted Thu July 27, 2017
Doug, Mary and family,
We can't begin to imagine the pain and sorrow that you are experiencing. Please know that we love you and are praying for the comforting presence of the Holy Spirit to strengthen and sustain you. We know that God will be with you day by day and will see you through this difficult time. God Bless!

Al & carol Onstead
   Posted Thu July 27, 2017
Doug, Mary, & Family, please know you're in our prayers, that Jesus will wrap His arms around you and give you His peace and comfort. Our deepest sympathy and love.

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