Dwight Cottingham  1959 - 2017 
Dwight "Ike" Cottingham, 57, of West Salem, Ohio, passed away peacefully after a lengthy illness on April 21, 2017.

He was born in Wadsworth on Aug. 22, 1959, to the late Cone and Esther Cottingham.   He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters Linda Cottingham and Rebecca Elsmore.

He will be deeply missed by his loving wife, Roxanna;  sister, Charlotte (John) Harris;  brother, Richard (Andrea) Cottingham;  his daughter, Ashley Cottingham and her partner, Robert Dexter;  stephildren, Alexia Rush and husband Ryan;  Zachariah Linss and wife Angie.   He had seven grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

A private celebration of Ike's life will be held at a later date. Cremation has taken place per his request. 

Dwight Cottingham
Wadsworth High School
Graduating Class of 1978
Julie Batey  (WHS 1985), Chair, Wadsworth High School Alumni Association. 524 Broad Street, Wadsworth OH 44281.  
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