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Mary Amelia Van Dyke Cottrell
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1860
Benton County
Iowa, USA
Death: May 10, 1927
Hanna Census Division
Alberta, Canada


A great many Chinook people went to Cereal last Saturday May 14, to attend the funeral of Mrs. J.C. Cottrell, who died the preceding Tuesday, May 10, 1927 in the Holy Cross Hospital in Calgary following an operation. Mrs. Cottrell was very widely known and highly respected and the news of her death came as a great chock to her many friends. The funeral service was held outside, the Rev. George Dickson of Knox church, Calgary, conducting the service. He was assisted by the Anglican minister, Mr. Gollmer, and Mr. Gay of the United Church. Great masses of flowers covered the casket. A solo was sung by Mrs. Max Colins and one by A.B. Hughes. Over 100 cars followed the remains to the churchyard, showing the respect in which the deceased lady was held. Mrs. Cottrell was 66 years of age and leaves to mourn her loss her husband and three children, Ferrill, Calgary, Mrs. Murray Wolfe, of Hanna and Mrs. Dutton, of Los Angeles. California.

Obituary obtained from THE PLAINSDEALER, published Youngstown, Alberta, May 19,1927, transcribed by FAG contributor, Kathie R. Postoloski-Friesen (edited by Susan) 
Family links: 
  John Chapman Cottrell (1860 - 1949)*
  Ferrol Warren Cottrell (1892 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship
Cottrell Cemetery
Hanna Census Division
Alberta, Canada
Created by: Susan
Record added: Sep 03, 2013
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Mary Amelia <i>Van Dyke</i> Cottrell
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Mary Amelia <i>Van Dyke</i> Cottrell
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