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Michael Nanouski, Jr., 91

OTTAWA – Michael Nanouski, Jr., age 91, of Ottawa, passed away Monday, October 29, 2018 at LaSalle County Nursing Home. Funeral services will be held at noon Saturday, November 3, 2018, at Gladfelter-Roetker Funeral Home with Reverend David Kipfer officiating. Burial with full military rites accorded by the American Legion Veterans Group Post 33 Ottawa…read more »

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Lawrence “Larry” McGrogan, 80

Lawrence “Larry” J. McGrogan, 80, of Ottawa passed away Saturday, October 27, 2018 at his home surrounded by his loving family. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:00 Friday, November 2, 2018 at St. Columba Church with Rev. David Kipfer officiating. His visitation will be 3:00 – 7:00 Thursday, November 1, 2018 at Ottawa…read more »


James Mark “Jim” McConville, 88

James Mark “Jim” McConville Sept 23, 1928-August 6, 2017 Jim McConville, 88, of Ottawa, passed away Sunday morning, August 6, peacefully and with dignity in the comfort of his home and in the care of his loving family, after a short battle with lymphoma. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday,…read more »

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Earl T. Vernoy, 75

Earl T. Vernoy Jr., 75, of Ottawa passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017 at his home. Funeral Services will be held at 6 pm, Monday, August 7 at Ottawa Funeral Home & Crematory. Visitation will be held from 4 – 6 pm, prior to the services, at the funeral home. Earl was born February 12,…read more »

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Steven Thorie Johnson, 49

Steven Thorie Johnson 1967 – 2017 Steven Thorie Johnson, 49, of Triumph, died on July 31, 2017 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday August 5, 2017 at St. Francis of Assisi Church in Ottawa, with Rev. Jeff Windy, officiating. Burial will follow…read more »


William E. Elzer, 88

William E. Elzer 1928 – 2017 William E. Elzer, 88, of Ottawa, died on Monday night, July 31, 2017, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday at the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa with the Rev. David Daniel, pastor of Zion Ev. Lutheran Church, officiating.…read more »

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Donald “Doc” Dickerson, 92

Donald “Doc” Nickerson, D.V.M. 1925 – 2017 Don “Doc” Nickerson, 92, of Ottawa, died Tuesday morning, August 1, 2017, at Pleasant View in Ottawa. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. on Monday, August 7, in the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa, with the Rev. Duane Kaufman, officiating. Interment will be in the Shrine of…read more »

Charlene Wilkins

Charlene M. Wilkins, 71

Charlene M. Wilkins, 71, of Ottawa passed away Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Heritage Manor of Peru. Cremation rites have been accorded through Ottawa Funeral Home & Crematory. Charlene was born February 27, 1946 in Cresco, Iowa, the twin daughter of Charles and Ferneva (Weinkauf) Nast. She married Wayne Wilkins on November 2, 1968 in…read more »