Idella Chino

Idella Chino, 90

Idella Louise Chino, nee Graves, of Chicago, and formerly of Seneca, passed away May 21, 2019, at Sunrise at Fountain Square in Lombard. She was 90. Idella was born July 11, 1928, in Morris, Illinois, to Forrest and Grace Graves. During her youth, she lived in Seneca, where she and her family were members of…read more »

Loretta A. Lowe, 67

Loretta A. Lowe, 67, of Ottawa passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at Silver Cross Hospital in New Lenox. Memorial Services will be held at 3 pm, Saturday, June 15 at the Ottawa Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 1838 N 2753rd Rd, Ottawa, IL 61350. Ottawa Funeral Home & Crematory has been entrusted with cremation…read more »

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Helen Hinkey, 101

OTTAWA – Helen Margaret Hinkey, age 101, of Ottawa, passed away Saturday, May 18, 2019 at the Ottawa Pavilion with her loving family by her side. Private services will be held Tuesday, May 21st at St. Columba Cemetery. There will be no visitation. Gladfelter-Roetker Funeral Home is assisting with arrangements. Helen was born March 24,…read more »

Hershel Gillenwater, 78

Hershel Gillenwater 1940 – 2019 Hershel Gillenwater, 78, of Ottawa, died on Tuesday, May 14, 2019 at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center in Bloomington. Arrangements are pending at the Mueller Funeral Home in more »

Keigan Donnelly

Keigan R. Donnelly, 26

Keigan R. Donnelly, 26, of Peru passed away Saturday, May 11, 2019 at Loyola University Medical Center. Funeral Services will be held at 1 pm, Thursday, May 16 at Ottawa Funeral Home with Rev. Mike Driscoll officiating. Visitation will be from 11 am to 1 pm, prior to services, at the funeral home. Private burial…read more »

Ken Eike

Kenneth Eike, 79

Kenneth Eike, 79, of Ottawa passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2019, at LaSalle County Nursing Home. Funeral Service will be at 3:00 pm Monday, May 13, 2019, at Ottawa Funeral Home, with Pastor Phil Peterson officiating. Visitation will be Monday from 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm prior to the funeral at Ottawa Funeral Home. Burial…read more »

Anne Harding

Anne M. Harding, 93

Anne M. Harding, 93, of Ottawa passed away Tuesday, May 7, 2019 at Pleasant View Luther Home. Funeral Services will be at 12 pm, Monday, May 13 at Ottawa Funeral Home, with Rev. Bruno Byomuhangi officiating. Visitation will be from 10 to noon, prior to services, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Oakwood…read more »


Lorraine Roalson, 95

Lorraine (Lohse) Roalson 1924 – 2019 Lorraine Roalson, 95, of Ottawa, formerly of Swea City, Iowa, died Monday morning, May 6, at the Ottawa Pavilion. Memorial services at Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Swea City will be at a later date. Burial will be at Harrison Twp. Cemetery in Swea City, Iowa. Arrangements are through the…read more »