Obituaries

Don Rexroat

Donald E. Rexroat, 68

Donald E. Rexroat, 68, of Ottawa passed away Wednesday, October 3, 2018 at Regency Care of Morris. Ottawa Funeral Home & Crematory has been entrusted with cremation rites. Burial will be in Oakwood Memorial Park at a later date. Don was born February 8, 1950, in Ottawa to Robert Paul and Catherine (Abernathy) Rexroat. He…read more »

Jennifer Wilkerson

Jennifer Ann Stock Wilkerson, 43

Jennifer Ann Stock Wilkerson, 43, passed away in her home on October 1, 2018. She was the oldest child of Trudy and Greg Stock. She came into this world seven weeks early and fought a battle to survive, proving to be strong and resilient. She became the “Mother Hen” to her sister Amy and her…read more »

Mabel Anderson, 82

Mabel Anderson, 82, of Ottawa, Illinois died peacefully during the night in her home on June 13, 2017. Cremation rites have been entrusted to Ottawa Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial will be held at a later date.   Born Mabel Lucille Heggie in Cumberland Furnace, Tennessee on July 11, 1934, she was the eldest daughter…read more »

Alan Waterworth

Alan Waterwoth, 57

Alan Waterworth, 57, of Ottawa passed away Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Visitation will be from 3:00pm – 6:00pm,Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at Ottawa Funeral Home and Crematory. A memorial service will be held immediately following visitation at 6pm on Wednesday at Ottawa Funeral Home and Crematory. Alan was born October 25, 1959 in Ottawa, Illinois…read more »

Danny Kiest

Danny Ray Kiest, 64

Danny Ray Kiest, 64, of Joliet, formerly of Ottawa, passed away Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at Salem Village Nursing Home. A celebration of life will be held at 5:00 pm Saturday, June 17, 2017 at Ottawa Lions Club. Visitation will be 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm Saturday prior to services at Ottawa Lions Club. Burial…read more »

Tim Tershowski

Timothy Tershowski, 48

Timothy C. Tershowski, 48, of Ottawa passed away Saturday, March 4, 2017 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center.   Private entombment services were held in Shrine of Rest at Oakwood Memorial Park. A celebration of life will be held at 11:00 am, Saturday, June 10 at Evangelical United Methodist Church. Ottawa Funeral Home and Crematory…read more »

Thomas Meglan

Thomas Joseph Meglan, 70

Thomas Joseph  Meglan, 70, of Ottawa passed away Monday, June 5, 2017 at his home.   Funeral Services will be held at 7 pm, Thursday, June 8, 2017 at Ottawa Funeral Home with Rev. Corey Krengiel officiating. Visitation will be 4 – 7 pm, prior to services, Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be…read more »

Alvina Larson, 98

Alvina D. “Winnie” (Delger) Larson 1919 – 2017   Alvina D. “Winnie” Larson, 98, of Rock Falls, formerly of Ottawa, passed away on Sunday morning, June 4, 2017 at Rock Falls Rehabilitation Center, in Rock Falls.   Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the Mueller Funeral Home in…read more »