Obituaries

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Mary L. Pleskovitch, 91

OTTAWA- Mary L. Pleskovitch, 91, passed away at Manor Court in Peru surrounded by her loving family on April 22, 2019. Funeral services will be Noon Friday, April 26th at Gladfelter – Roetker Funeral Home with Pastor Nathan Feig officiating. Interment will follow at Oakwood Memorial Park. Visitation will be 10:00 a.m. till Noon before…read more »

Pete Hanley

Ronald “Pete” Hanley, 75

Ronald “Pete” Hanley, 75, of Ottawa, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his loving family on Sunday April 21, 2019 after a long and courageous battle with cancer. Mass of Christian burial will be Friday, April 26, 2019 at 10:00 am at St. Francis of Assisi Church, with Fr. Krengiel officiating. Visitation will…read more »

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R. William “Bill” Shute, 61

R. William “Bill” Shute 1957 – 2019 R. William “Bill” Shute, 61, of rural Ottawa, passed away on Saturday, April 13, 2019 at Missouri Baptist Medical Center in St. Louis, MO. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, April 19, 2019 at the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa, with Rev. Cheri Stewart, Pastor…read more »

Doris Jorgenson

Doris E. Jorgenson, 82

Doris E. Jorgenson, 82, of Marseilles, formerly of Bartonville, IL passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019 at home. Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 pm, Friday, April 19, 2019 at Ottawa Funeral Home, with Rev. John Walker officiating. Visitation will be from 11:00 to 1:00, prior to services, at the funeral home. Burial will…read more »

Dean Spears

Dean Spears, 87

Dean Spears, 87, of Ottawa, IL, passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, April 11th. Funeral Services are at 6 pm. Thursday, April 18, at Ottawa Funeral Home, with Robert Housby officiating. Visitation will begin at 4pm, prior to the service, with burial in Oakwood Cemetery at a later date, after cremation. Dean was…read more »

Margaret Reynolds, 75

Margaret Anne Reynolds, 75, of Ottawa passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019 at Aperion Care in Marseilles. Memorial Mass will be at 2 pm, Wednesday, April 17 at St. Columba Church, with Rev. David Kipfer officiating. Visitation will be from noon to 1:30 pm, prior to services, at Ottawa Funeral Home. Burial will be in…read more »

Patsy Hanley

Patricia “Patsy” Hanley, 88

Mary Patricia “Patsy” Hanley, 88, of Ottawa passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019 at Ottawa Pavilion. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 12 noon, Wednesday, April 17 at St. Columba Church, with Rev. David Kipfer officiating. Visitation will be from 10 to noon, prior to services, also at the church. She will be…read more »

Donald Muffler

Donald E. Muffler, 88

Donald E. Muffler, 88 of Seneca, IL passed away Friday April 12, at Pleasant View. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 pm. Tuesday April 16, at Ottawa Funeral Home. Private funeral services will be held. Don was born May 10, 1930, in Morris, IL. to Albert and Margaret (Mettille) Muffler. He married Mary Ann…read more »