Ruth Marie Cottrell Moser

June 02, 2020

 Ruth Marie Butikofer Cottrell Moser, 96 of Columbia, Mo., died June 1, 2020 in Palm Beach Gardens, FL. She was born in Elgin, Iowa on July 31, 1923, a daughter of Will and Marie Louise Grimm Butikofer. She was married to William Boyer Cottrell on December 14,1941. He died February 19,1994. Ruth married Roger Moser June, 1995, who died March, 2010.
Survivors include; two sons, William Richard Cottrell of Morton, IL and Thomas Edward (Susan) Cottrell of Port Charlotte, FL; two daughters, Susanne Ruth (Dearl) Logan of Columbia, MO and Sandra Marie (Dale) Cramer of Palm Beach Gardens, FL; step-sons, Andy (Gail) Moser and Larry (Bev) Moser; step daughter, Pam (Mark) Hodel; sister, Elva Mae Gerst; grandchildren, step-grandchildren, great and great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Monday, June 8, 2020 at 11 a.m. at the Apostolic Christian Church in Taylor, MO with Kent Heimer and Joe Gerst officiating. Visitation will be held Sunday, June 7, 2020 from 4 p.m. until 6 p.m. at the Davis Funeral Home in La Grange, MO as well as 10 to 11a.m. before services at the Church.

Burial will follow in the Church Cemetery.
Memorials be made to Chaddock School in Quincy, IL or Trustbridge Hospice in Palm Beach Gardens, FL

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A full obituary will be in next week’s Press-News Journal.