Eleanor A. Cottrell
October 26, 2017
Eleanor A. Cottrell, 95, of Scranton died Thursday at The Meadows in Scranton following an illness. She is the widow of Willis L. Cottrell.
A lifelong resident of Scranton, Eleanor was a member of Mary, Mother of God Parish in Scranton. She was a devoted mother and grandmother, dedicating her life to her family.
Surviving are her children, Willis L. Cottrell and wife, Beverly, of Alba, Texas; Kenneth Cottrell and wife, Judith, of Morriston, Fla.; Ada Messenger of Scranton and James P. Cottrell of Meshoppen; four grandchildren, David Cottrell, Jeffrey Cottrell, David Froncek and Eddie Froncek; 12 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by her sister, Ann, and her son-in-law, Henry Messenger.
A Mass will be celebrated:
Interment and committal will be conducted at Cathedral Cemetery, Scranton.
Friends may call today from 5 until 8 p.m. in the Howard J. Snowdon Funeral Home, 1810 Sanderson Ave., Scranton.