Obituaries

Stanley Twait

Stanley D. Twait, 91

Stanley Twait, 91, of Ottawa, IL, passed away Friday, March 27, 2020 at Pleasant View. A Celebration of Life will be at a later date. Ottawa Funeral Home & Crematory has been entrusted with cremation rites. Mr. Twait was born July 25, 1928 in LaSalle County to Clarence and Florence (DeBolt) Twait. He married Maxine…read more »

Theresa M. Alleman, 82

Theresa M. Alleman, 82, of Ottawa passed away Thursday, March 26, 2020 at Aperion Care in Princeton. Memorial services will be held at a later date. Ottawa Funeral Home & Crematory has been entrusted with arrangements.read more »

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Usman Shaikh, 85

Usman Shaikh 1935 – 2020 Usman Shaikh, 85, of Ottawa, passed away in the afternoon of March 6, 2020 at Pleasant View in Ottawa. Private services were held on Wednesday, March 11, 2020 and arrangements were through the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa. Usman was born on February 18, 1935 in Burma. He was a…read more »

Ronald “Butch” Baker, 82

Ronald “Butch” Baker, 82 of Streator and formerly of Wenona Passed away Wednesday morning at Parker Nursing and Rehabilitation Care Center. Visitation will be held Sunday from 1 – 2 PM at the Winterrowd Funeral Home Funeral services will be held Sunday at 2 PM at the Winterrowd Funeral home. Burial will be in the…read more »

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Joseph C. Helland, 91

Joseph C. Helland, 91, of Morris, passed away Tuesday morning, March 10, 2020 at the Gardens at Park Pointe in Morris with his family by his side. Born March 2, 1929 in Morris, he was the son of Bennie and Helen(Johnson)Helland. He received his education in the schools of Grundy County. Joe married Janet Fairall…read more »

Anthony “Tony” Witczak, 93

Anthony ‘Tony’ Witczak 1926-2020 Anthony “Tony” Witczak, 93, of Peru passed away March, 9, 2020, surrounded by his loving family. Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 14, at St. Valentine’s Church, Peru with Monsignor Richard Soseman officiating. Burial will follow in the Peru City Cemetery with a presentation of the…read more »

Duncan Edward McKay, 89

Duncan Edward MacKay 1930 – 2020 Duncan Edward MacKay, 89, of Ottawa, passed away on Tuesday morning, March 10, 2020 at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa. Funeral Services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa, with Rev. Dave Zehrung, Pastor of Grace…read more »

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Dickson Shipman, 84

Dickson Shipman 1935 – 2020 Dickson Ross “Dick” Shipman, 84, of Ottawa, entered fully into the presence of his loving Lord and Savior Sunday evening, March 8, 2020 at his home, surrounded by his loving family. During his last days, up to the moment of his passing, his loved ones comforted him with sharing memories,…read more »