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Arlene Beth (Helms) Cottrell

July 9, 1953 January 14, 2019
Arlene Beth (Helms) Cottrell
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Obituary for Arlene Beth (Helms) Cottrell

Boonville, IN – Arlene Beth (Helms) Cottrell, 65, loving wife, mother and mamaw of Boonville, Indiana went to be with the Lord on January 14, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville, Indiana.
Arlene was born in Evansville, Indiana on July 9, 1953 to the late Thomas Helms and Velma (Alexander) Helms. She graduated from Boonville High School in 1971 and Deaconess School of Nursing in 1974. She was a registered nurse for 39 years. On August 5, 1973 she married Bob Cottrell and they remained married for 45 years. They raised two children, Rod and Renee.
Arlene was an excellent cook and baker. She loved being outdoors, taking care of others, being with family, and most of all being with her grandchildren. She was always at her grandchildren’s sporting events, school functions, dance recitals, and anything they were involved in. She was loving and compassionate and touched many people’s lives.
Arlene is survived by her husband of 45 years, Bob Cottrell; children, Rod (Mandy) Cottrell and Renee (Chris) Johnson; grandchildren Jocelyn Johnson, Ryan Cottrell, Lauren Cottrell and Olivia Johnson; sisters Kala (David) Youngblood, Mona (Mike) Wilson and Valada (Al) Whitehouse as well as several nieces and nephews.
Services will be at Koehler Funeral Home in Boonville, Indiana on Thursday, January 17, 2019 at 10 a.m. with Pastor Tim Judd officiating.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, January 16, 2019.
Koehler Funeral Home of Boonville, Indiana is entrusted with care.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association in her name.


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Visitation

Wednesday

16

Jan

2:00 PM 1/16/2019 2:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 1/16/2019 7:00:00 PM
Koehler Funeral Home

304 East Main Street
Boonville, Indiana 47601

Koehler Funeral Home
304 East Main Street Boonville 47601 Indiana
United States

Service

Thursday

17

Jan

10:00 AM 1/17/2019 10:00:00 AM
Koehler Funeral Home

304 East Main Street
Boonville, Indiana 47601

Koehler Funeral Home
304 East Main Street Boonville 47601 Indiana
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Maple Grove Cemetery Final Resting Place

Boonville, Indiana 47601
Boonville, Indiana 47601

Boonville, Indiana 47601 Boonville 47601 Indiana
United States
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