Funeral services for 84-year-old Jean D. Cotey, 34 Spring Street, Norwood, will be held Wednesday October 16, at 11 a.m. at the First Congregational Church in Norwood with Rev. Walter Smith presiding. Burial will be held in the Riverside Cemetery, Norwood. Family and friends may call at the Congregational Church in Norwood on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service. Mrs. Cotey passed away Thursday morning at the St. Regis Nursing Home in Massena.
Jean is survived by her husband of 64 years James Cotey, Norwood, her three sons, Charles and Ann Cotey, John and Sharon Cotey and Michael Cotey, all of Norwood; her two daughters, Sharon Hicks and companion Mike Germano, Norwood, and Melanie and Mathew Morgan, Canton; and her nine grandchildren. She is also survived by her brother Keith and Sharon Dunn, Leo, Indiana; and her sisters, Vada Dunham, Waddington and Marjorie Fisher, Madrid. She was pre deceased by her daughter, Lynda Marie, a brother, Frederick Dunn and her sister, Helen Cressey.
She was born in Canton on April 5, 1929 to the late Charles and Marjorie Connor Dunn. Jean married James Cotey on June 11, 1949. Jean was a homemaker and she was a member of the First Congregational Church of Norwood, the Order of Eastern Star, the American Legion Auxiliary, and the Norwood Senior Citizens Golden Agers.
Jean enjoyed playing bridge, chair caning, knitting, cross country skiing and walking. Memorial donations can be made to the First Congregational Church in Norwood or to the Eastern Star.
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The Buck Funeral Home in Norwood is serving the family of Jean D. Cotey.