Edith Clara Cottrill
July 16, 1914 ~ February 22, 2007
Edith Clara Cottrill, 92, of Weirton, passed away Thursday, February 22, 2007 at the Weirton Geriatric Center. Born July 6, 1914 in Star City, WV, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Queentilla Whipkey White. Edith was also preceded in death by her husband Glen Cottrill on December 28, 1995; son Edward Cottrill; grandson Michael Cottrill; brothers Oscar Joseph, Frank, Denver and Dorsey White and sisters Mary Whipkey and Opal Cooper.
Edith was a homemaker and a member of Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church.
Edith’s survivors include her sons Glen (Bob) Cottrill and his wife Gwen and Richard Cottrill and his wife Mihwa of Weirton; daughter Elinor Stanley and her husband Curtis of New Manchester, WV; 11 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren and several great-great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Sunday 1-3 and 6-8PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton, where funeral services will be conducted at 10:30AM Monday with Reverend Patty Bucey Beagle presiding. Interment will be in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, 101 Lisa Court, Weirton, WV 26062.
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Greco Hertnick Funeral Home
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Dear Cottrills, so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in each other. Love, Larry & Jodi
We want to express our deepest sympathy at the passing of your Mother, Grandmother and Great Grand mother May God Bless you and keep you always, Paul and Sara Swiger
WE WOULD LIKE TO EXPESS OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO ALL OF THE FAMILY OF EDITH. SHE WAS A WONDERFUL LADY. MAY GOD BLESS YOU AND BE WITH YOU IN THIS TIME OF NEED. MAY YOUR SORROWS PASS, AND YOUR HEARTS HEAL.
Wish I could be there with you all. You all are in my prayers. Grandma will be greatly missed, the miles and years have kept us apart but she was always in my prayers and heart. “See you in the morning grandma.” Love to all, Michele
I have dear Memories of time spent with Great Grandma and the Family She will be missed. May God’s grace and love comfort all.