Obituaries

Margery Hallett, 93

Margery Hallett 1927 – 2020 Margery Hallett, 93, of Ottawa, formerly of Seneca, passed away on November 24, 2020 at the Ottawa Pavilion. Mass of Christian burial will be 11 a.m. on Saturday, November 28 at St. Patrick Church in Seneca with Rev. Alexander Millar, Officiating. A private burial at St. Patrick Cemetery in Ransom…read more »

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Debra Loughridge, 64

Debra J. Loughridge 1956 – 2020 Debra J. Loughridge, 64, of LaSalle, formerly of Ottawa, passed away on Monday evening, November 23, 2020 at her home. A burial will take place on a later date, at Oakwood Memorial Park. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa. Debra was born on February…read more »

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James A. Gleason, 89

James A. Gleason 1931 – 2020 James A. Gleason, 89, of Ottawa, passed away at his son’s home In Ottawa, IL on November 22nd 2020, surrounded by his family. A graveside service is being planned for the spring of 2021. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa. He was born on…read more »

William J. Sulkey, 50

William J. Sulkey, 50, of Ottawa passed away Sunday, November 22, 2020. Ottawa Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.read more »

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Barbara Goetsch, 87

Barbara A. (Raymond) Goetsch 1933 – 2020 Barbara Goetsch, 87, of Ottawa passed away Friday, Nov. 20, at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 24, at St. Patrick Church in Ottawa with the Rev. Gary Caster, Parochial Vicar, officiating. Burial will follow…read more »

William “BJ” Elias, 52

William “BJ” J Elias, 52, of Streator passed away Thursday, November 19, at OSF St. Josephs Medical Center, Bloomington Following cremation, a private family service will be held at the Winterrowd Funeral Home. Public graveside service will be held Wednesday, November 25 at 3PM at Riverview Cemetery.read more »

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Dennis Batistini, 77

Dennis David Batistini 1942 – 2020 Dennis David Batistini, 77, of Ottawa, passed away on November 20, 2020 at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa. Private Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday November 23, at the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa with Rev. Duane Kaufman, officiating. Burial will be at Oakwood Memorial Park.…read more »

Helen Repka

Helen Repka, 80

HHelen Marie (Graham) Repka, 80, of Marseilles passed away peacefully on Thursday, November 19, 2020 at her home. Private family services will be held at St. Columba Church. Burial will be in St. Columba Cemetery. Helen was born June 28, 1940 to William J. and Jennie B. (Rickelm) Graham. She was born and raised on…read more »