Shirley Carr, 85

Shirley (Oslund) Carr 1933-2019 Shirley (Oslund) Carr, 85, of Ottawa, died on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at the Ottawa Pavilion. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Monday, February 11, 2019 at the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa, with the Rev. Carolyn Lukasick, Pastor of Epworth United Methodist Church, officiating. Burial will follow at…read more »

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Donna J. Briddick, 68

STREATOR – Donna J. Briddick, 68 years old, passed away Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at OSF St. Francis in Peoria. Funeral Services will be Monday, February 11, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at Gladfelter-Roetker Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Oakwood Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Sunday, February 10th at…read more »


John E. Halm, Jr.

John E. Halm Jr.—57 of Park Ridge Illinois, formerly of Ottawa passed away after a 5 year battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Sullivan); loving father of John Patrick, Aidan Michael, Katherine Marie, and Patrick Sullivan; devoted son of Carolyn (Don) Winslow and the late John Halm Sr.; dear brother of James…read more »


Harold Boe, 88

Harold Boe 1931 – 2019 Harold Boe, 88, of Ottawa, died on Monday afternoon at his home surrounded by his family. Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 2, at Bethel Lutheran Brethren Church with the Rev. Edward Strom, officiating. Burial will be in Oakwood Memorial Park in Ottawa. Pallbearers will be…read more »


Debra Kay Konczak, 64

Debra Kay (St. Germaine) Konczak 1954-2019 Debra Kay (St. Germaine) Konczak, 64, of Oglesby, passed away, surrounded by her family, on Saturday morning, January 26, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Prey-Mueller Funeral Home in Oglesby. Debra was born on June 9, 1954 in Ottawa to…read more »

Leroy E. Deegan, 74

Leroy E. Deegan 1944-2019 Leroy E. Deegan, 74, of Ottawa, passed away Thursday morning, January 24, at the LaSalle County Nursing Home. Arrangements were through The Mueller Funeral Home, Ottawa. You may sign the online guestbook and share remembrances at Mueller Funeral Home and Crematory 800 First Avenue, Ottawa, IL 61350 815-434-4433read more »

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Jeanne Wysocki, 56

OTTAWA – Dr. Jeanne Marie (Decker) Wysocki, age 56, of Ottawa, passed away Saturday morning, January 26, 2019, at her home surrounded by family. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, January 31, 2019 at Gladfelter-Roetker Funeral Home with Dan Hennenfent, family friend, officiating. Cremation will follow with private interment in Oakwood Memorial Park.…read more »


Celeste M. Kwit, 64

Celeste M. (Nachtwey) Kwit 1954-2019 Celeste M. Kwit, 64, of Ottawa, passed away Thursday, January 24 at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa. A Celebration of Life will be from 1 to 4 p.m. on Saturday, February 2 at the American Legion in Marseilles. A brief service and luncheon will follow. Arrangements are through…read more »