Stephen P. Cotta Sr., 76, of Palos Hills, died Dec. 29 at home. Visitation was held at Palos-Gaidas Funeral Home in Palos Hills on Jan. 2. A funeral Mass was held at Sacred Heart Church in Palos Hills on Jan. 3. Interment was held at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery in Worth.
Mr. Cotta is survived by his son, Stephen Jr.; his daughter, Kimberly Coleman; his sister, Helen Rubenstein; and three grandchildren.
Mr. Cotta was born in Chicago. He was a crew leader at Commonwealth Edison. He served in the United States Air Force and was a member of Sacred Heart Fun Club and Holy Name Society.