Missing Peggy Ann Cottrell located 2020

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Missing Peggy Ann Cottrell

Cottrell, approximate date 2001

Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance

Missing Since: May 26, 2001 from Marshalltown, Iowa

Type: Endangered Missing

Date of Birth: October 26, 1934 Age at disappearance: 66 years old

Height and weight : 5'6 - 5'7, 167 pounds

Distinguishing Characteristics: White female. Graying black hair, brown eyes. Cottrell's ears are pierced. She wears eyeglasses. Cottrell may use the last names Dickenson and/or Rowan. Clothing/Jewelry Description: A white sweater with a pink and blue design, and dark-colored slacks.

Medical Conditions: Cottrell is in need of medication for unspecified reasons. She received her last dose at noon on the day of her disappearance. If she does not take her medicine as directed, she may become depressed or confused.

Details of disappearance and psychic work by Brian Ladd (login to view entire case )


Cottrell resided at the Southridge Nursing Home in Marshalltown, Iowa. A relative dropped her off at the facility during the early evening hours of May 26, 2001. Cottrell was last seen running away from the home only minutes later, at approximately 6:30 p.m. Authorities believe that she left of her own accord. Cottrell has never been heard from again.
A fisherman discovered Cottrell's purse along the banks of the Iowa River several weeks after she was reported missing. Her identification and cash were inside the handbag. Cottrell's case opened 2018 by Psychic Brian Ladd.