Joseph R. Cotton

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“Joe will be missed!He was a long-time friend to my parents and our family. Pretty much to everybody, for that matter...We are the last generation to...Read More »
1 of 12 | Posted by: Todd Zukowski - West Springfield, MA

“To all the Cotton Family, we want to express our sincere sympathy in the loss of a great man, your Dad. He was truly a wonderful man, a true...Read More »
2 of 12 | Posted by: barbara bigda-wesniak - MA

“So sorry for your loss; Prayers for the Family ”
3 of 12 | Posted by: Eileen Russo - Junction, TX

“My condolences to the Cotton family. Having had worked on 2-West , 3-11 shift , I had the privilege and honor of helping Joe. Joe was a proud man and...Read More »
4 of 12 | Posted by: Patrick Ott - Easthampton, MA

“Joe Cotton did a lot for his community.He was always helping the kids in town.Always willing to give a helping hand.If you needed help on your car or...Read More »
5 of 12 | Posted by: john Rushby - w.spfld., MA

“Rest In Peace Joe! ”
6 of 12 | Posted by: Chris Stefano - Kennebunkport, ME

7 of 12 | Posted by: Chris Stefano - KENNEBUNKPORT, ME

8 of 12 | Posted by: John Rushby - West Springfieldst, MA

“I am very Sorry for your loss . When I was a little boy I was Joe's News Paper Boy for the Gas Station and the Fire Station next door ! I have some...Read More »
9 of 12 | Posted by: Nick DeRaleau - Nashua, NH

“He was a lovely man - always so kind to my family! ”
10 of 12 | Posted by: Marcia V. Daly

“I known Joe since 1948 and he had not changed one bit. I would see him in the canteen at the Soldiers Home and always had a smile. May the good ...Read More »
11 of 12 | Posted by: Ken Aubrey - West Springfield, MA

“Joe was always a great man. Enjoyed all the times we ran into each other and chatted. RIP Joe ”
12 of 12 | Posted by: Jim Small - West Melbourne, FL

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Joseph was born on March 5, 1931 and passed away on Thursday, October 4, 2018.

Joseph was a resident of West Springfield, Massachusetts at the time of passing.

He was a longtime resident of West Springfield and a graduate of West Springfield High School.

He was a US Army veteran during the Korean War and later the National Guard.

The funeral will be held on Saturday, 10/13 at 10am at the TOOMEY-OBRIEN FUNERAL HOME, 1043 Westfield St., West Springfield, MA followed by the burial at Paucatuck Cemetery. Calling hours will be on Friday, 10/12 from 4 - 7pm. Visitation at the Toomey- O'Brien Funeral Home from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM on October 12, 2018.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Holyoke Soldiers Home, 110 Cherry St., Holyoke, MA 01040.