- July 8, 1931 - April 30, 2012
- Dorchester, Massachusetts
of Timothy's Passing
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James A. Murphy & Son Funeral Home
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“The Braintree Racing Pigeon club is deeply saddened to hear of the passing of Tim.He was a great guy to be around and will be missed!We have many...Read More »
1 of 11 | Posted by: Kevin Williams
“Thoughts and prayers with the Cotter and Donovan family. Warmest regards, The Miller Family of Norwood
2 of 11 | Posted by: The Miller Family
“Eileen..I am so sorry to hear about your Dad. He had a good life, the best family, delicious Jelly donuts and was loved by many. Now he is spending...Read More »
3 of 11 | Posted by: Sharon Livingston
“My deepest sympathies to your family at this time. Peace be with you and loving memories always, Sincerely, Kathy
4 of 11 | Posted by: Kathy Culkin
“My dear Joanne, There is no greater burden than to loose someone so dearly loved. May joyful memories of your Dad bring you and your family...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Joseph Moya
“To the Cotter family, Sorry for your loss my deepest condolences to you all. Kathy (Jacobs)Roy
6 of 11 | Posted by: Kathy Jacobs Roy
“To the Cotter family, please know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers. You father was a wonderful man and will be missed by many. I am very...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Kathie Kane Saylor
“Noreen and John, wanted to express my sympathy for your loss. Noreen may your dad rest in peace. Eric Quinn
8 of 11 | Posted by: Eric Quinn
“Dearest Ones,your Dad is now with your Mom ..we can vision all the messages he is receiving carried on wings from all who loved and admired your Dad....Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Joan and George
“Dear Joanne and Cotter Family. I just heard of the passing of your dad last night. Had I known earlier, I surely would have paid my respects at...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Ann Connolly-Howell
“Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Our sincere condolences. Honestly just heard. Our sympathies. Annemarie, Mickey, Theresa,...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Annemarie & Mickey Reaney & Family
COTTER, Timothy J. In Dorchester, April 30th.
Beloved husband of the late Catherine "Kate" (Walsh) Cotter.
Loving father of Mary C. Yetman of South Boston, Shawn J. Cotter of Marshfield, Joanne Folan of Braintree, Winifred N. Cotter and Susan Collins, both of Dorchester, Noreen T. Donovan of Norwood, and Eileen P. Ruiz of Medford.
Brother of the late Marion Tornfelt, Peg McTaggart, and Kathleen Bryant.
Devoted grandfather of Madeline and Kevin Cotter, Sheila, John, and Annemarie Folan, Timothy, Marykate, and Bridget Collins, Marion, Rosemarie, and Kate Donovan, and Brian Cotter.
Survived by many nieces, nephews, and his devoted caregivers, Margaret Ryan and Betty Shea.
Visiting hours in the Murphy Funeral Home, 1020 Dorchester Ave., DORCHESTER, Thursday 4-8 P.M.
Funeral Mass in St. Margaret Church of Blessed Mother Teresa Parish, Friday morning, May 4, at 11 A.M.
Relatives and friends invited.
Veteran Korean War - U.S. Marine Corps.
Late retired employee of New England Telephone Company for over 36 years.
Member of the Racing Pigeon Association.
Donations in Tim's memory may be made to St. Margaret Church, 800 Columbia Rd., Dorchester, MA 02125.
Interment in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Dorchester.