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Jacquelyn Mary Cottin

January 21, 1929 December 6, 2018
Jacquelyn  Mary  Cottin
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Obituary for Jacquelyn Mary Cottin

Jacquelyn Mary Cottin age 89 of Sturgis, Michigan, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2018 at her home surrounded by her family.
She was born January 21, 1929 in Chicago, Illinois daughter of the late Vernon and Elsie (Coleman) Marquardt.
Jackie had resided in Sturgis since 1975 after moving from her hometown of Chicago. She spent her winters as a “snowbird” in Indialantic, Florida.
On April 24, 1954 she married Daniel B. Cottin in Chicago, Illinois. He died May 4, 1984.
On February 27, 1975 she and her husband founded Cottin’s Hardware in Sturgis. Jackie worked alongside her husband and family in the store for many years and was genuinely interested in her customers and their families. She loved talking to people and had a wonderful sense of humor. Jackie was a dedicated and loving mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
She was an active member of the Holy Name of Jesus Catholic Church in Indialantic, Florida.
Jackie was a friend to all and truly loved time spent with her family especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She is survived by one daughter: Cathleen (Frank) Finnerman of Sturgis; four sons: Daniel (Julie) Cottin of Sturgis, Robert (Beth) Cottin of Sturgis, Thomas (Linda) Cottin of Lawrence, Kansas and James Cottin of Sturgis; 14 grandchildren: Christine, Gina, Kimmy, Colleen, Cole, Joe, Jackie, Mick, Kevin, Danny, Nick, Tommy, Katie and Angie; and 12 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and one granddaughter: Lauren Finnerman.
The family will receive friends from 4:00-7:00 P.M. Tuesday at the Rosenberg Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes, 807 E. Chicago Rd., Sturgis, MI 49091, 269-651-2331. A private family graveside committal will take place at Oak Lawn Cemetery in Sturgis.
The family suggests in lieu of flowers memorial donations be directed to the Sturgis Area Community Foundation, 310 N. Franks Ave., Sturgis, MI 49091.
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Rosenberg Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes

807 E. Chicago Rd
Sturgis, MI 49091

Rosenberg Chapel of Hackman Family Funeral Homes
807 E. Chicago Rd Sturgis 49091 MI
United States

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Oak Lawn Cemetery Final Resting Place

300 E. South Street
Sturgis, Michigan 49091

300 E. South Street Sturgis 49091 Michigan
United States

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