Teri Lynn Mortier, 56, of Cocoa, FL and formerly of Sparta, passed away suddenly at her home on Wednesday April 28th, 2021. Teri was born September 15, 1964 at the Sparta Hospital to Ed and Lois (Solberg) Hogan. She was baptized in December of 1964 at Trinity Lutheran Church in Sparta.
Teri graduated from Sparta High School in 1982. Shortly after graduation, she moved to Florida. Teri married Steve Mortier on November 25, 1988 in Orlando, FL. They had two beautiful children, Cassandra and Kyle Mortier. They later divorced and remained best friends.
At the time of her death, Teri was employed at Solaris Senior Living Facility in Meritt Island, FL. She was awarded legal guardianship of Cheyenne Hogan after her brother, Troy Hogan passed away in 2005. Teri enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, baking, entertaining, gardening, and all her patients at Solaris Senior Living Center. She had many close friends in Florida who will love and miss her dearly. Teri was a member of ladies Auxiliary VFW Post 2112 in Sparta.
She is survived by her daughter, Cassandra Mortier; son, Kyle (Stephanie) Mortier; niece, Cheyenne Hogan; ex-husband and best friend, Steve Mortier all of Florida; mother, Lois Hogan of Sparta; sister, Tonya (Chris Rachuj) Hogan of Baraboo, WI; mother-in-law, Barbara Mortier of Amelia, Ohio; grandchildren, Isebella, Mason, Aubrey, and Nolan of Florida; special nephews, Tyler Skidmore and Tristan Sutherland both of Sparta; and many friends. Teri you will be missed by all who knew and loved you!!!
A funeral service will be held at 12 noon on Wednesday, May 5, 2021 at Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home and Cremation, Sparta, with Reverend Rod Larson officiating. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Sparta.
Family and friends are invited to call from 10 a.m. until time of services on Wednesday at the funeral home.
The Lanham-Schanhofer Funeral Home and Cremation, Sparta, is assisting the family with funeral arrangements.
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