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Cheryl Lee Hansen Cotner

March 30, 1944 - January 23, 2019

Cheryl Lee Hansen Cotner, 74, of Springfield, died at 12:47 pm, Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at Heritage Hospice. She was born March 30, 1944 in Taylorville, IL to Robert Lee and Earlene (Hugo) McKay. She married Darrold Patrick Hansen and he preceded her in death. She married David Cotner and he preceded her in death on February 10, 2002.

She is survived by two sons, Robert (Shannon) Hansen and John Cotner, both of Springfield; three grandchildren, Anna, Ryan and Evan.

She was also preceded in death by her parents and one daughter, Tamera Hansen.

She loved spending time with her grandchildren. Cheryl contributed research to the Huntington Disease Society of America. She loved to take road trips and travel.

Cheryl retired from the Illinois Secretary of State’s office where she worked as a data processor for over 30 years.

Graveside Service: 11:00 am, Monday, January 28, 2019 at Camp Butler National Cemetery with Pastor Cindy Lash officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Huntington’s Disease Foundation at

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Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, January 28, 2019

Time: 11:00 am

Camp Butler National Cemetery


5063 Camp Butler Road, Springfield, IL, 62707

(217) 492-4070 Map

Memorial Information

Memorial contributions may be made to the Huntington’s Disease Foundation at

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