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Hilda Love, 91

Hilda (Hoffman) Love 1928 – 2019 Hilda Margaret Love, 91, of Algonquin, formerly of Ottawa, died on Monday, September 2, 2019 at Alden Courts in Huntley. Funeral services will be at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, September 12, at Zion Lutheran Church in Ottawa, with Rev. David Daniel, Pastor, officiating. Burial will follow at Oakwood Memorial…read more »

Gail Wheeler, 73

Gail Wheeler, 73, of Ottawa passed away Sunday, August 25, 2019 at Ottawa Pavilion. Memorial service for Gail will be 6:30 pm Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at First Assembly of God Church, 1131 1st Ave, Ottawa. Ottawa Funeral Home has been entrusted with her more »

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Mark W. Harlow

Mark W. Harlow 1954– 2018 Our community sadly lost a pillar on Thursday April 19th, 2018, when Mark Harlow passed away with his family at his side at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, April 24, in the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa with the Rev. Nick Sandeno, Pastor…read more »


Edgar Prettyman, 90

Edgar J. Prettyman 1927 – 2018 Edgar Prettyman, 90, of Ottawa, died Friday night, April 13, at Pleasant View. Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, April 20, in the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa with the Rev. David Yim, Pastor of Evangelical United Methodist church, officiating. Burial will be private. Visitation will…read more »

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Joseph “Pene” Herrera, 89

Joseph “Pene” Herrera, 89, of Ottawa, Illinois passed away Sunday, April 15, 2018 at his home. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 am, Wednesday, April 18at St. Columba Church with Rev. David Kipfer officiating. Visitation will be from 4 – 7, Tuesday, April 17 at Ottawa Funeral Home. Burial will be in…read more »


Bryan J. Riordan, 35

Bryan J. Riordan 1982-2018 Bryan J. Riordan, 35, of Ottawa, died of natural causes on Wednesday morning April 11, 2018. A celebration of life will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, April 20, 2018. Rev. David Kipfer, pastor of the Ottawa Catholic Parishes will officiate. Please call (815) 570-9760 for more information. A private family…read more »

Robert McLennan

Robert McLennan, 79

Robert McLennan, 79, of Marseilles passed away Sunday, April 8, 2018 at his home. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Ottawa Funeral Home and Crematory has been entrusted with cremation rites. Robert was born November 20, 1938 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada to William and Anna (Johnston) McLennan. He married Judith…read more »

Mary Hays

Mary Hays, 90

Mary Hays, 90, of Ottawa passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2018 at Regiancy Care in Morris. Graveside services will be at 10:00 Saturday, April 14, 2018 at Mount Hope Cemetery in Seneca with Rev. Jason Sprinkle officiating. Mary was born November 26, 1927 in Monticello, Kentucky to John and Vertie (Martin) Smith. She is survived…read more »