Elaine D. Cote, 74, of Fall River, formerly of Swansea, died Friday, June 1, 2012. A retired seamstress in Fall River’s garment industry, she was an avid lover of animals that always brought her great pleasure and comfort over the years.
She leaves siblings, Robert Cote and his wife Pauline of Westport, MA, and Diane Sunderland and her husband Lee of Tiverton; and nephews Gregory and David Cote, and Mark, Lee and Chris Sunderland. She was the daughter of the late Henry R. and Jeannette (Fortier) Cote; and the sister of the late Paul Cote.
Her family would like to express their gratitude to everyone at Southpointe Rehab & Skilled Care Center for their wonderful care and concern given to her during her brief stay.
Following cremation, her funeral service will be held Friday, June 8, at 11:00 AM in the Mausoleum Chapel of Notre Dame Cemetery. Donations, in lieu of flowers, to Humane Society & Shelter-SouthCoast, 31 Ventura Dr., Dartmouth MA 02747, appreciated.