Grace Louise Cotter, age 92, passed on Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012 at the Epoch Senior Health Care of Norton. She was the wife of the late Joseph Cotter and daughter of the late Rudolph and Louise (Grab) Schoder.
Cotter was born in Boston on Oct. 24, 1919 and was raised and educated in Dedham. She and her husband Joseph were married on June 14, 1947 in at the Immaculate Conception Church in Easton. She was a former longtime resident of Foxborough.
Many years ago, Cotter worked in the photography department at the Foxboro Company. In her later years, Cotter worked for at the Hillside Christian Conference Center in Sharon.
Beloved mother of Katherine Bordieri and her husband Richard of Mansfield, Susan Wood and her husband Michael of California, Timothy Cotter and his wife Diane of Foxborough and Jodi Brown and her husband Raymond of California. Sister of Marion Wakelin of Falmouth. Devoted care givers Karen Hayes and Linda Bowan. Also survived by thirteen grandchildren and one great grandchild.
Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend calling hours on Monday, Aug. 27 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. concluding with a memorial service at the Roberts and Sons Funeral Home, 30 South St. in Foxborough. Interment to follow at Rock Hill Cemetery in Foxborough. To light a candle in Cotter’s memory, visit the funeral home web site at www.robertsandsonsfuneral.com. For additional information please contact (508) 543-5471.
Donations in Cotter’s memory may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105-1905 or the Epoch Senior Health Care Activities Fund 184 Mansfield Ave. Norton, MA 02766.