Obituaries

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Robin B. Forsyth, 67

Robin B. Forsyth 1951-2019 Robin B. Forsyth, 67, of Ottawa passed away on January 15, 2019, with his wife at his side, after a long and courageous battle with cancer. There will be no services, to honor his wishes. Burial will be at Oakwood Memorial Park at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to…read more »

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David E. Godwin, 56

DAVID EDWARD GODWIN GRAND RIDGE – David Edward Godwin, age 56, of Grand Ridge, passed away Friday, January 4, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. David was born October 30, 1962 in Ottawa, a son of Donald and Betty (Kessler) Godwin. He is survived by a son, Seth (Michelle) Godwin and a…read more »

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James E. Spertzel, 86

James E. Spertzel, 86, of Ottawa passed away Saturday, October 14, 2017 at Ottawa Pavilion. Funeral Services will be held at 10 am, Wednesday, October 18 at Ottawa Funeral Home with Rev. Cheri Stewart officiating. Visitation will be from 4 – 7 pm, Tuesday, October 17 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Summit…read more »

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Martin R. Wheatland, 81

Martin R. Wheatland, 81, of Ottawa passed away Monday, October 9, 2017 at Ottawa Pavilion. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 am, Thursday, October 12 at St. Patrick’s Church. Visitation will be 4-7 pm, Wednesday, October 11 at Ottawa Funeral Home, with prayers at 3:45. Burial will be in St. Columba Cemetery.…read more »

Robert S. Jordan, 97

Robert S. Jordan, 97, of rural Ottawa, died on Thursday, October 5, 2017 at his home. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on October 13, 2017 at the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa with Rev. John Crist officiating. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at the…read more »

Rita J. Anderson, 89

Rita J. (Jenkins) Anderson 1928– 2017 Rita J. Anderson, 89, of Ottawa, died on Friday morning, October 6, 2017 at the Ottawa Pavilion. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, October 10, at the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa, with Rev. Kevin Donoho, Pastor of Crossbridge Community Church, officiating. Burial will follow at…read more »

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Otto Glenn Marten, 93

Otto Glenn Marten 1923- 2017 Otto Glenn Marten, 93, of rural Ottawa died on Friday, October 6, at his home. Funeral Services will be at 12:00 noon on Monday October 9, in Bethel Lutheran Brethren Church in Ottawa with the Rev. Tim Johnson, Pastor, officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Memorial Park in Ottawa. Visitation…read more »

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Twila M. Speed, 95

Twila M. Speed, age 95, of Washington, Iowa passed away Thursday, August 17, 2017, at the United Presbyterian Home in Washington. Celebration of life services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, October 7, 2017, in the Main Dining Room of the United Presbyterian Home in Washington, Iowa with Chaplain Andrew Zuehlke officiating. Private family…read more »