Obituaries

Doris J. Hiles, 83

Doris J. Hiles, 83, of Ottawa passed away peacefully with her children by her side on Monday, July 6, 2020 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 am, Thursday, July 9 at St. Columba Church, with Rev. David Kipfer officiating. Visitation will be from 9…read more »

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Pamela Carver, 68

Pamela Sue (Carver) Cameron, age 68, of Ottawa, passed away Thursday, July 2, 2020 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria. Funeral services will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, July 9th at Gladfelter-Roetker Funeral Home with Pam’s niece, Reverend Tracy Johnson officiating. Interment will follow in Oakwood Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 4…read more »

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Shirley Ricci, 94

Shirley M. (Fuller) Ricci, age 94, of Ottawa, passed away Thursday, June 25, 2020, at Aperion Care Spring Valley. Funeral services will 11:00 A.M. Tuesday, June 30th at Gladfelter-Roetker Funeral Home with Pastor Cheri Stewart officiating. Private interment will follow in DeBolt Cemetery, Wedron. Visitation will be from 9:00 to 11:00 A.M. Tuesday. Honorary pallbearers…read more »

John Poggi

John Robert Poggi, 32

John Robert Poggi, 32, of Ottawa, passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2020. Visitation will be from 1 to 4 pm, Sunday, June 28 at Ottawa Funeral Home. Due to CDC guidelines, masks and social distancing will be required. Private family services will be held on Monday. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to…read more »

Robert J. Heaton, 75

Robert J. Heaton, 75, of Ottawa passed away Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at Rock Run Place in Joliet. Visitation will be from 10 to 11 am, Saturday, June 27 at St. Patrick’s Church in Seneca. Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 am at the church. Due to Covid-19 guidelines, masks and social…read more »

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Clifford Peddicord, 83

PLEASANT PRAIRIE, WISCONSIN – Clifford R. Peddicord, age 83, of Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin, formerly of Ottawa, passed away at The Addison of Pleasant Prairie. A Celebration of Life for Clifford and his son, Darryl will be held 1:30 p.m. Saturday, June 27th at Gladfelter-Roetker Funeral Home with Marcia Peddicord, CLM officiating. Interment of Clifford, Darlene…read more »

Sandy Burkart

Sandra Burkart, 68

Sandra K. “Sandy” (Teausant) Burkart, 68, of Ottawa, passed away Saturday, June 20, 2020 at home, surrounded by her family after courageously fighting a four-year battle with breast cancer. A public visitation will be from 3 to 6 pm, Thursday, July 2 at Ottawa Funeral Home. Due to the current Covid-19 guidelines, masks and social…read more »

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John C. Butterfield, Jr., 66

John C. Butterfield, Jr., age 66, of Madison, Tennessee, passed away Monday, June 22, 2020, at Life Care Center of Old Hickory Village, Old Hickory, Tennessee. Due to restrictions caused by the global pandemic, funeral services will be private, with interment to follow in Oakwood Memorial Park. Honorary pallbearers will be Matt Haage, Mike Haage,…read more »