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Frank George Cottee (1885–1952)

The death occurred suddenly at his home, 155 Wyrallah Road, Lismore, in the early hours of yesterday morning of Mr. Frank George Frederick Cottee, aged 67 years, a well known resident of Lismore and district. Mr. Cottee was born at Wardell and was a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. G. F. Cottee. Reared and educated in the district, he joined the Lismore branch of the Bank of N.S.W. and, after serving in various places, he was later appointed manager at Nimbin and South Grafton. Four years ago he retired and settled in Lismore. He is survived by a widow, three sons and a daughter. The sons are Messrs. Mac Cottee (Glen Innes), David Cottee (Casino), and Bruce Cottee (Camperdown, Vic.), and the daughter is Mrs. D. M. R. Page (Lismore). Brothers of Mr. Cottee are Mr. A. M. Cottee (Leeton) and Mr. T. J. Cottee (Sydney), and sisters are Mrs. A. E. Brand (Lismore). Mrs. M. Hyde (Melbourne) and Mrs. H. W. Filmer (Sydney). A memorial service will be held in St. Paul's Presbyterian Church, Lismore, today at 11 a.m. Mr. Cottee's remains will be forwarded to Sydney by train to morrow for cremation at the Northern Suburbs crematorium on Monday.

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'Cottee, Frank George (1885–1952)', Obituaries Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University,, accessed 18 June 2024.

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Wardell, New South Wales, Australia


23 October, 1952 (aged ~ 67)
Lismore, New South Wales, Australia

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