Sally Jean CotterSALLY JEAN COTTER Sally Jean Cotter passed away on March 11, 2016 in Bend, Oregon at the age of 79. She was born in Hilo to parents Norman Brand and Marian Belden Brand. She is survived by husband Eugene Cotter, sons Norman, William, Wayne Cotter, daughter Elizabeth (Beth) Milz, five grandchildren and two great grandchildren. Sister and brother in law Margie and Ralph Kiessling, two nephews and a niece also survive her. Sally graduated from the Hawaii Episcopal Academy, spent one year at Pomona College, her Mother's alma mater, then returned to Hawaii and received her Bachelor degree from the University of Hawaii. There she met her husband to be Eugene Cotter and they were married on August 24, 1957. An amazing woman, an artist whose works can still be seen in Hawaii, a loving and caring mother and most loved partner for 59 years. A celebration of life will be held later in the year in Bend Oregon.
Our deepest condolences to the family and friends of the deceased