Deirdre W. Cottrell of East Haven, died Tuesday April 10, 2018 at Yale-New Haven Hospital. She was the wife of the late Edward R. Cottrell.
Deirdre was born in New Haven December 2, 1955 a daughter of the late Robert T. and Lois Smith Widmann. She is survived by her daughter Kristen Cottrell of Clinton; brother, Karl T. Widmann of Stuart, FL; cousin Betsy Pascarella of Branford, her three life-long friends, Sue Weymann, Kate McKiernan and Jean Magoveny and may other cousins and friends. She was predeceased by her brother Robert T. Widmann, Jr, and her sister-in-law Karen Lane.
Friends and relatives may call Saturday afternoon from 1:00 - 2:00 at the W. S. Clancy Memorial Funeral Home, 244 North Main Street, Branford. Funeral and burial will be private.
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