Linda Ann Cottrell
Jan 25, 1946 - Sep 18, 2019
Linda Ann Cottrell passed away on Wednesday, September 18th, 2019 at her home in Sacramento. She was 73. Linda battled Alzheimer’s and Dementia for over 8 years. Linda was born in Sacramento to Isadore “Jack” Jacoby and Laura A. Corey on January 25, 1946. Linda grew up in the Bay Area with her father and her loving cousins. At 18, Linda came to Sacramento where she later met and married Clifton Cottrell. At 25, Linda went to work for Blue Diamond Growers in Sacramento where she would work for the next 39 years. Linda loved her time at Blue Diamond, she retired on November 30, 2010. One of Linda’s biggest joys was the purchase of her home in 1997, she was very proud of her ability to purchase her home on her own and enjoyed making her house her own. For many years, Linda could be found spectating at the drag racing, she enjoyed watching her family race and in the later years traveled to both Denver and Las Vegas to attend events. The trip to Denver in the early 2000’s was her first ever plane ride. Linda enjoyed watching most sports , especially the Sacramento Kings. Linda
is survived by her children, Daniel Cottrell (Jennifer) and Suzanne Cottrell. Her grandchildren, Danielle (26), Jacob (23) and Alicia (15). As well as two great grandchildren, Kenslee (4) and Lynnzie (2). A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 11:00 am at Andrews and Greilich, 3939 Fruitridge Rd., Sacramento, CA 95820.