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Eric Lee Cotton

Published: Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013 8:33 a.m. CST

GARDNER, Ill. – Mr. Eric Lee Cotton, 48, of Gardner, Ill., passed away Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013, at Presence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Joliet, Ill.

The visitation will be at the R.W. Patterson Funeral Homes & Crematory, Braidwood Chapel, 401 E. Main St., Braidwood, from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 26. Funeral services will be at the First Baptist Church, 401 N. Clinton St., Dwight, Ill., at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 27, with the visitation for one hour preceding services. The Rev. Daniel Woodward will officiate.

Interment will follow in Braceville-Gardner Cemetery in Braceville, Ill.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts in his name may be directed to the family.

For information and to sign his online guestbook, visit

Arrangements have been entrusted to R.W. Patterson Funeral Home & Crematory, Braidwood.

For information, call 815-458-2336.

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