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 Bessie <I>Lindsay</I> Cottrill

Bessie Lindsay Cottrill

Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Death 18 Apr 1953 (aged 74–75)
Hagerstown, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Burial Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, USA
Memorial ID 104900413 · View Source
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MRS BESSIE LINDSAY COTTRILL, 438 N Mulberry St, died at Washington County Hospital Saturday at 10:20 am, aged 75 years. she had been taken ill the night before.

Born and reared in Williamsport, she was the daughter of Samuel W and Mary F (Goodrich) Lindsay. She was the last member of her generation of her family.

A member of Williamsport Methodist Church, she was the last surviving charter member of Golden Rule Council No 31, Sons and Daughters of Liberty, Williamsport; past officer of the State Council of the Sons and Daughters of Liberty; representative to its National Council; past noble grand, Mary Young Rebekah Lodge; a member of Pocahontas Lodge, Pythian Sisters, and the Auxiliary to Reno Post No Ten.

Surviving are daughters, Mrs. Frances Gibney, Hagerstown; Mrs. Mabel D Zimmerman, Williamsport; son, Charles S Cottrill, Baltimore; grandson, Robert A Cottrill, Army, In Alaska; and one great-grandchild.

Services will be conducted Tuesday at 2 pm at Suter Funeral Home, Rev Lester E Teter officiating. Interment in Riverview Cemetery, Williamsport.
Morning Herald, Hagerstown, Maryland
Monday, April 20, 1953

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 104900413
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bessie Lindsay Cottrill (Apr 1878–18 Apr 1953), Find A Grave Memorial no. 104900413, citing River View Cemetery, Williamsport, Washington County, Maryland, USA ; Maintained by Eloop III (contributor 46862996) .