David Brian Cota
David Brian Cota

August 27, 1958 - September 24, 2017
Born in Covina, California
Resided in Sacramento, California
  • Contat Us
  • Photos
  • Services
  • Guestbook
  • Flowers


David Cota, 59, was born in Covina, Ca, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loved ones on Sunday Sept. 24, 2017. He spent the majority of his life in Sacramento, Ca. A hardworking and dedicated man, spending 26 years at his local Wal-Mart in management and customer service. David always had a smile on his face making it hard to stay upset around him. He loved working in his yard and gardening. Avid NASCAR and Football fan, he was usually yelling at the tv cheering on his drivers/teams. He loved his family, extended children and friends fiercely and enjoyed traveling and visiting to spend time with all of them. He was preceded in death by his father Harold Cota. He is survived by his loving wife of 32 years Karen Slavich-Cota, daughter Desiree Cota, son-in-law Josh Carlton, granddaughter Brianna Carlton, mother Sophie Cota, sister Linda Mix, brother-in-law John Mix, his niece and nephew, great niece and 3 great nephews and his sister-in-law Suzi Haywood. As well as a multitude of extended children who called him dad, aunts, uncles, cousins, close friends, family, and neighbors.



Funeral Service
East Lawn Elk Grove Mortuary Chapel
9189 E. Stockton Blvd.
Elk Grove, CA United States 95624
Friday, October 6, 2017
2:00 PM