Obituaries

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Earl E. Taylor, age 82

OTTAWA – Earl Edward Taylor, age 82, of Ottawa, passed away Monday, January 7, 2019, at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center with his loving family by his side. Mass of Christian Burial will be 12:30 p.m. Tuesday, January 15th at St. Columba Church with Rev. David Kipfer officiating. Interment will follow in St. Columba Cemetery.…read more »

Robert L. Green, 74

Robert L. Green, 74, of Ottawa passed away Saturday, January 5, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Funeral Services will be held at 11 am, Wednesday, January 9 at Ottawa Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11 am, prior to services, at the funeral home. He will be buried in…read more »

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Eugene Grobe, 62

Eugene A. Grobe 1955 – 2017 Eugene “Gene” Grobe, 62, of Ottawa died on Monday, September 25, at Advocate Good Samaritan Medical Center in Downer’s Grove. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, September 29, at St. Columba Church with the Rev. Jeff Windy, officiating. Interment in the Shrine of Rest…read more »

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David Meyers, 68

David Meyers 1949-2017 David Meyers, 68, of Oglesby, died on Friday evening, September 22, 2017 at Advocate Good Samaritan Hospital, in Downers Grove. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, September 29, 2017 at Holy Family Church, with Rev. Gary Blake, Pastor, officiating. Burial will follow at St. Vincent Cemetery in…read more »

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Charles Allen Nicholson, 84

Charles Allen Nicholson, 84, lifelong resident of Marseilles, passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017 at Pleasant View in Ottawa. Funeral services will be held 12 noon Friday at Seals-Campbell Funeral Home in Marseilles with Rev. Duane Kaufman officiating. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home. Burial will…read more »

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Betty Jane Foster, 82

Betty Jane (Burke) Waite Foster 1935 – 2017 Betty Jane Waite Foster, 82, of Ottawa, died on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at her son’s home, surrounded by her loving family. A celebration of life will be held on Sunday, October 1, 2017 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Celebrations 150. Arrangements have been entrusted to…read more »

Paul Peterson

Paul “Moe” Peterson, 62

Paul “Moe” Peterson, 62, of Seneca passed away Thursday, September 21, 2017 at Morris Hospital. Funeral Ceremony will be held at 9:00 am Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church with Pastor Kris Zierke officiating. Visitation will be 4:00 – 7:00 pm Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Osborne-Nelson Funeral Home. Burial will be…read more »

Thomas Conner

Thomas C. Conner, 48

Thomas Charles Conner, 48, of Ottawa passed away Wednesday, September 20, 2017 at Journey Care in Chicago. Funeral Ceremony will be held at 10:00 am Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Ottawa Funeral Home with Rev. Jeff J. Windy officiating. Visitation will be 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at Ottawa Funeral Home.…read more »