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Alecia A. Cottingham

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“Our condolences to the family. Deb and I loved talking with Alecia at Anthony's ball games and now and then on the phone. Our prayers to the family. ”
1 of 8 | Posted by: Barb Walker - South Bend, IN

“To Alecia's family,I am so sorry for your loss. We are sorry that we couldn't be there. ”
2 of 8 | Posted by: Amy Costello - Happy Valley, OR

“I'm so sorry to hear the sad news about Alecia. I wish I could be there for the services for her. I am in Tennessee taking care of Paul who broke his...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Esther Costello - South Bend, IN

“So sorry to hear about your sister Julie!! I loved talking to you two at bingo!!! ”
4 of 8 | Posted by: Deb Caston - Mishawalka, IN

“Dear Julie, Jacob, Kelly, So very sorry to hear of Alecia passing thoughts and prayers are with you during this most difficult time . With my...Read More »
5 of 8 | Posted by: Msrcia DeBroka - ishawaka, IN

“A friend from many years ago.Barbara Righter Conrad ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

“Julie,I'm so sorry to hear of Alecia's passing.My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time.Shirley (Jojo) Culp ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Shirley Culp - Mishawaka, IN

“Love you all so much. We may have lost a beautiful human but now gained an Angel ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Jessica Ferguson - Mishawaka, IN

Alecia A. Cottingham, 66, of Mishawaka, Indiana passed away at 7:26 p.m. Monday, October 31, 2016, in St. Joseph Regional Medical Center. Alecia was born on January 28, 1950 in Hustisford, Wisconsin to William and Emma (Televik) Brazeua. She is survived by her son, Jacob (Blaire) Cottingham of Noblesville, Indiana; her daughter Kellie (Chris) Cozad of Lafayette, Indiana; her grandson, Anson Cottingham; two step-grandchildren, Connor and Adrianna Cozad; and her sister, Julie (Ralph) Costello of Mishawaka, Indiana. Alecia was preceded in death by her parents, William and Emma Brazeau; and two sisters, Mary Followay and Sharon Cunningham. A Catholic Funeral Service will take place at 10:00 a.m., Friday, November 4, 2016 in the Kaniewski Funeral Home, 3545 N. Bendix Drive. A visitation will be held from 9:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m. Friday in the funeral home. She loved spending time with family, especially her step grandchildren and new grandchild. Her family was her life. Go Yankees! Memorial Contributions may be directed to the Women's Heart Association at To send online condolences, please visit