Lorenzo Leslie Cotter III
July 26, 1939 – October 30, 2020
Lorenzo Leslie (LL) Cotter, III, loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and best-friend-ever to many, passed away on October 30, 2020. He was a very young, full-of-life 81-year-old.
LL was preceded in death by his parents, Lorenzo Leslie (Les) Cotter, Jr. and Lois Parks Cotter Williams of Bartlesville, OK and Wichita, KS. LL is survived by his wife of 51 years, Mary Ka Estes Cotter; his children, Brandon Cotter and partner Julia Berger; Leslie Ka Cotter McCabe and husband Randy McCabe and seven grandchildren Cole, Gray, Weston, and Hayes McCabe; Shaw, Madelynn and Ella Kate Cotter; LL’s brother Tim Cotter and wife Doreen; sister-in-law Kathy Johnstone and husband Stephen and their son Walter; sister-in-law “BJ” Johnson; niece Meegan Cotter Flanigan and husband Chris Flanigan, children Marlee, Mason and Whitney; niece Courtney Cotter Huang, husband Lung Huang, children Parker and Archie.
A memorial service with live streaming for those unable to attend will be held at Providence Presbyterian Church, located at 10727 Midway Road, Dallas, Texas 75229, on Monday, November 23, 2020 at 1:00 PM.
For details about the memorial service, link for the live stream and L.L’.s life please see our website www.thecotters.com
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Cotter Family Scholarship at Trinity Christian Academy Foundation, 17480 Dallas Parkway, #115, Dallas, Texas 75287; UTD Center for BrainHealth at 2200 W Mockingbird Ln, Dallas, Texas 75235 or online at https://brainhealth.utdallas.edu/donate, or Sky Ranch online at www.skyranch.org.
Ted Dickey West Funeral Home in Dallas, Texas has charge of arrangements.
Memorial Service & Celebration of Life
Monday, November 23, 2020
Lorenzo Leslie Cotter III
November 24, 2020
...remembering "LL" from North High School...LK Terrell
November 11, 2020
My late husband Ying Huang and I had several opportunities and family occasions to spend time with L.L.Cotter and his loving family . He was always so kind and caring to his friends such as us. We will miss him dearly and know that he is in a better place free from pain and suffering ....enjoying eternal life God Almighty . Amen.
November 9, 2020
You are a wonderful example of a life very well lived. Thank you for your friendship and for setting a great example for us all. Rest in peace my friend.
To the family--you were blessed with one of the truly good ones--but you don't need me to tell you that. You are in our prayers.
November 2, 2020
May the love of family and friends sustain you during this trying time. So sorry for your loss. Butch Teufel North High Class of ‘57