Susan “Susie” Joan Cottrell, 68, of Lebanon and formerly of Frankfort, passed away April 10, 2022 in her daughter’s home. She was born on August 8, 1953 in Frankfort to the late Robert Sterling and Joan (Behr) Sterling, who survives. She married Charles Edward Cottrell on July 8, 1974 in Frankfort and he preceded her in death on February 8, 2020.
Susie was a 1971 graduate of Frankfort High School. She had worked for the Robert M. Sterling Insurance Agency for 20 years and with the Susan Kaspar State Farm Insurance office for 9 years. She loved being with her grandchildren and being outdoors. She enjoyed time at the lake and loved visiting Tennessee and Kentucky.
The family would like to give special thanks to Guardian Angel Hospice nurses: Crystal and Rebecca and special aide: Asia.
Memorial donations may be made in Susie’s honor to Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center to assist with final expenses.
Visitation and Services
A Funeral Service will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, April 14, 2022 at Archer-Weston Funeral & Cremation Center, 501 East Clinton Street, Frankfort. Friends may visit 12 Noon until the time of service at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service in Bunnell Cemetery.
Surviving along with her Mother, Joan, are her Daughter: Stacie Lowe (Greg Spires) of Lebanon; Son: Craig Cottrell of Sullivan; Sister: Jan (Nevin) Ewing of Frankfort; Grandchildren: Kyle (Lindsy) Cottrell and Kaleb (Lauren) Petersen both of Brookston, Kishla Cottrell of Frankfort, and Lindyn Cottrell of Lebanon; and Great-Grandchildren: Kayden, Ava, Carter, Cooper, Bella, Aria, Adalynn “Charlee” Jade.
She was preceded in death by her father, husband, and brother: Ted Sterling.