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Harry Michael “Mike” Cotton

KSAL StaffJanuary 5, 2022

Harry Michael “Mike” Cotton, 88, of Newton, KS, died Jan 1, 2022. He was born Nov. 29, 1933 in St. Paul, MN the son of Willard and Ruth (Swanson) Cotton. Harry in law enforcement his entire career, first as a 25 year U.S. Air Force law enforcement veteran and then for the Saline County Sheriff Dept. for 20 years. He is preceded in death by his 1st wife, Kay and his second wife, Norma.

“Mike” is survived by his wife, Patti, Newton; his two sons, Michael (Kelley), Niceville, FL and Jeffrey (Tanya), Apopka, FL and two grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at the First Church of the Nazarene, Salina, at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 8, 2022. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park, Salina with Air Force Honors. Friends may call at Ryan Mortuary on Friday from 4 until 8 p.m. that evening.

Memorials are suggested to Good Shepherd Hospice, c/o of Ryan Mortuary, Salina.

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