Joseph J. Cotter, 84, formerly of Hickory Hills, died Nov 5 at home in Alsip. Visitation is to be held at Lack & Sons Funeral Home in Hickory Hills on Nov. 15. Interment is to be private.
Mr. Cotter is survived by his sons, James, Michael and Kenneth; his daughter, Barbara Wise; his brothers, Edward, William and Richard; his sister, Dorothy Paulan; nine grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren.
Mr. Cotter was born in Chicago. He was a newspaper pressman. He served in the U.S. Army.