Obituary: Mary Ann Cotter April 25, 1942 – Nov. 17, 2019

MARY ANN COTTER April 25, 1942 – Nov. 17, 2019

Mary Ann Cotter age 77, of Los Alamos, NM Passed away on November 17, 2019.

Mary was born in Nida, Oklahoma on April 25, 1942 to her loving parents Rochelle and Syrous Autrey. On September 9, 1960 she married Charles Cotter in Tishomingo, Oklahoma.

She is preceded in death by her beloved husband Charles Cotter; parents Rochelle and Syrous Autrey; brothers Harold Autrey,  Benny Autrey and Carl Autrey.  

Mary graduated from Tishomingo High School in 1960. She also worked and retired from Los Alamos National Laboratory.

She was a member of the Pajarito Church of Christ. She enjoyed traveling and her beloved dog Ellie. Mary was also a volunteer at the Los Alamos Senior Center.

She is survived by her son Jeff Cotter and his wife Susan, her son Chuck Cotter; and seven grandchildren Kayla, Kami, Koby, Kole, Keldon, Ainsley and Jackson.

A Funeral Service will be held on Saturday, November 23, 2019 at 11:00a.m. at Christian Church of Los Alamos located at 92 E Road, Los Alamos NM 87544. Burial will follow at Guaje Pines Cemetery.

Berardinelli Family Funeral Service, 1399 Luisa Street Santa Fe, NM 87505, (505) 984-8600. Please sign our guestbook for the family at