Longtime Mountain View resident Vera Kottinger died at her home on Dec. 15 at the age of 87.
Born in England, Kottinger was beloved wife of the late Victor Kottinger Jr. She is survived by her children, Victor Kottinger III, the Rev. James Kottinger Sr. and his wife Mary, Patrick Kottinger Sr. and his wife Pamela, and Rochelle Kottinger. She is also survived by her sister Gertie Meek and sister-in-law Virgina Dart; grandchildren James Jr., Ashley, Angela, Patrick and Sara Kottinger; great-grandchild Kayla Kottinger; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitations were Dec. 18, with a Vigil Service at Cusimano Family Colonial Mortuary at 96 W. El Camino Real in Mountain View. A Funeral Mass was held Dec. 19 at 10 a.m. at St. Joseph Church in Mountain View. Entombment took place at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery in Los Altos.