On Sunday, August 27, friends and family of Colette “Coach CoCo” Bowler said their farewells at a beautiful Celebration of Life at Campolindo High School. Around 500 people came out to thank Coach CoCo and honor her life. The event featured several of her closest family members and friends speaking about memories they had of CoCo. Eclipse Director Shane Carney was one of the speakers reflecting on how important she was to Eclipse during her four years with us.
The Celebration of Life also featured beautiful music tributes and a special pink balloon release by kids CoCo has impacted through her coaching and teaching. In true CoCo style, the event closed out with a dance party, ensuring that CoCo would help us whip and nae nae one last time.
Thank you Coach CoCo for everything you were to Eclipse and the impact you left that will continue to live on!