Born: 9 Sep 1885
Died: 9 Jan 1971
At the age of: 85
Spouse: Ethel Lorene Hall Cottle
Children: Albert Jay Cottle
Parents: George Cottle, Emma Pinney Cottle
MALTA – Albert Joseph Cottle, 85, Malta, died of a long illness Saturday at Cassia Memorial Hospital.
He was born Sept. 9, 1885, at Hooper, Utah, where he attended school. On Aug. 16, 1916, he married Ethel L. Hall at Albion. Mrs. Cottle died Dec. 23, 1964.
Mr. Cottle was a longtime rancher and stockman and was a member of the Idaho Cattlemen’s Association. He was a former board member of the Raft River Rural Electric Association. He was active in the Scouting program and was a member of the LDS Church. He came to Idaho in 1912. He settled at Malta and lived there until his death.
Surviving are a son, Albert Jay Cottle, Malta; a sister, Mrs. Clara Hinton, Ogden, Utah, and four grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday at the Malta LDS Ward Chapel by Bishop Wallace Briggs. Final rites will be at the Malta Cemetery. Friends amy call at Payne Mortuary, Burley, Monday afternoon and evening and Tuesday at the church for an hour prior to services.
In Memory of
Albert Joseph (Bert) Cottle
September 9, 1885 – January 9, 1971
Malta LDS Ward Chapel
1:00 p.m. Tuesday, January 12, 1971
Bishop Wallace O. Briggs, officiating
Floral arrangements under the direction of the Malta Ward Relief Society
Active Bearers: Deward Hall, Leonard Hall, Rodney Hall, Glen Parke, Robert Ward, Melvin Warr
Honorary Bearers: R.C. Wake, Jack Pierce, Harrison Powers, HE (Ted) King, Shirley Hitt, Leo Beyler, Joseph Hepworth, Jess Pierce, Orvil Sears, Carlos Carnahan
Ushers: Geno Baxter, Clarence Barrett
Family Prayer: Bud Hinton
Meditation Music: Fawn King and Lourene Walters
Invocation: Bp. Orvil Beecher
Duet: Elmo and Louise Elison “Not Now But in the Coming Years”
Life Sketch: Bp. Harvey J. Wight
Speaker: Pres. Edwin J Paskett
Solo: Deward John “A Perfect Day”
Speaker: Pres. Ephraim S. Miller
Duet: Robert & Beth Thompson “O My Father”
Benediction: Reid T. Allred
Accompanists: Linda Udy and Lana Udy
Interment: Malta Cemetery
Dedicatory Prayer: Albert J. Cottle