In memory of
Roger Hammons
Hammons, Roger Desmond COTTAGE GROVE - Roger Desmond Hammons, age 76, passed away peacefully at his home on Jan. 6, 2021. He was born Feb. 6, 1944, in Ronceverte, W.Va., son of Desmond Edward and Bernice Shirley (Lewis) Hammons. He graduated Richwood W.Va. High School in 1962. He was united in marriage to his high school sweetheart, Bertha "Bertie" Workman, on Aug. 22, 1962, in Chicago, Ill. They were married 37 years and raised three children. They moved to Madison, Wis., where Roger worked for Oscar Mayer for 31 years and retired in 1996. He was an only child, but he grew so close with Bertie's family that they became his own. He was known for his sense of humor, kindness, and generosity to all those around him. He enjoyed camping, motorcycle and ATV riding, gaming, and spending time with extended family. He is survived by his children, Rod (Paula), John and Wayne (Jocelyn); grandchildren, Eric, Connor, Allison, and Wyatt; and Jackie McIntosh, his companion of 21 years. He is preceded in death by his wife, Bertie; infant daughter, Brenda; daughter-in-law, Rachel Hammons; brothers-in-law, Ray Smith and Noel Workman; and sister-in-law, Betty Workman. A Celebration of Life gathering will be held at CRESS FUNERAL HOME, 1310 Emerald Terrace, Sun Prairie, WI, on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Burial will follow at Cottage Grove Cemetery. He was loved and will be dearly missed. Please share your memories at www.cressfuneralservice.com . Cress Funeral and Cremation Service 1310 Emerald Terrace, Sun Prairie (608) 837-9054
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Roger Hammons
Hammons, Roger Desmond COTTAGE GROVE - Roger Desmond Hammons, age 76, passed away peacefully at his home on Jan. 6, 2021. He was born Feb. 6, 1944, in Ronceverte, W.Va., son of Desmond Edward and Bernice Shirley (Lewis) Hammons. He graduated Richwood W.Va. High School in 1962. He was united in marriage to his high school sweetheart, Bertha "Bertie" Workman, on Aug. 22, 1962, in Chicago, Ill. They were married 37 years and raised three children. They moved to Madison, Wis., where Roger worked for Oscar Mayer for 31 years and retired in 1996. He was an only child, but he grew so close with Bertie's family that they became his own. He was known for his sense of humor, kindness, and generosity to all those around him. He enjoyed camping, motorcycle and ATV riding, gaming, and spending time with extended family. He is survived by his children, Rod (Paula), John and Wayne (Jocelyn); grandchildren, Eric, Connor, Allison, and Wyatt; and Jackie McIntosh, his companion of 21 years. He is preceded in death by his wife, Bertie; infant daughter, Brenda; daughter-in-law, Rachel Hammons; brothers-in-law, Ray Smith and Noel Workman; and sister-in-law, Betty Workman. A Celebration of Life gathering will be held at CRESS FUNERAL HOME, 1310 Emerald Terrace, Sun Prairie, WI, on Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Burial will follow at Cottage Grove Cemetery. He was loved and will be dearly missed. Please share your memories at www.cressfuneralservice.com . Cress Funeral and Cremation Service 1310 Emerald Terrace, Sun Prairie (608) 837-9054
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Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

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Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

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  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

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Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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About Memorial Trees

Honor a loved one by planting trees in their memory. Trees are planted in a forest with the greatest need, at the best suitable time (typically spring or fall), by a team of certified arborists.

Your Sympathy Gift Includes:

  • A digital certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s guest book, noting your contribution.
  • A listing in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improve forest health and area watersheds, and provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

By planting memorial trees, you not only honor the life and legacy of your loved one — you also help to preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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  • A digital (PDF) certificate, customized with your message, that can be printed for your records or given to the family.
  • An entry in your loved one’s Legacy guest book, noting your contribution.
  • An entry in a memorial tree registry, showing that trees were planted in honor of your loved one.

Why Plant Trees?

This memorial tree planting will assist in reforestation, improving forest health, improving area watersheds, and will provide a critical habitat for threatened and endangered wildlife.

Your choice to plant memorial trees not only honors the life and legacy of your loved one but also helps to improve and preserve our beautiful national forests for generations to come.

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