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Haldane E. "Hal" Cortner
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Haldane E. “Hal” Cortner

Haldane E. “Hal” Cortner, 73, St. Joseph, Missouri, passed away Sunday, October 8, 2017, at his home.
He was born July 27, 1944 to Weldon and Audrey (Kobbe) Cortner.
Hal was an avid golfer and also enjoyed bowling in his earlier years.
He loved telling jokes and inserting his usual sarcasm whenever possible.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Larry Cortner, Gerry Cortner; sister, Ramona Downey; and daughter, Tammy Cortner.
Survivors include his partner, Alisa McKennon, of the home; sisters, Guelda Bryan, Dalzell, South Carolina, Kay Cortner, Linda Atkinson, Pam Bushong; several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.
The family will gather with friends 4:00 to 6:00 P.M. Sunday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Inurnment Leavenworth National Cemetery at a later date. Flowers are appreciated and for those wishing to make a contribution, the family requests they be made to American Heart Association or to donate online please visit Hal's tribute page at and select Donate Now.

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4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory

5005 Frederick Blvd.
Saint Joseph, MO 64506

Cemetery Details


Leavenworth National Cemetery

Mt. Muncie Rd
Leavenworth, KS

Memorial Contribution

American Heart Association


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