Ottawa Obituaries

Ottawa Obituaries

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  • Thursday Oct 18 | via The Times 

    Death Notices 10-20-18

    Homer W. Bishop Jr., 73, of Streator, died Thursday, Oct. 18, at OSF St. Elizabeth Hospital in Ottawa. Cremation rites will be accorded and memorial services will be at a later date.

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  • Monday Oct 15 | via The Times 

    Julie A. Darm

    Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, at Marseilles United Methodist Church with the Rev. Vernell Daniels officiating.

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  • Sunday Oct 14 | via The Times 

    Michael D. Wheeler

    Mike was cremated per his wishes. His family requests friends gather for a Celebration of Life from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, at the Marseilles American Legion to share with family and reminisce about Mike.

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  • Wednesday Oct 3 | via The Times 

    Jennifer A. Wilkerson

    She was born June 4, 1975. She was the oldest child of Trudy and Greg Stock. She came into this world seven weeks early and fought a battle to survive, proving to be strong and resilient.

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  • Tuesday Sep 25 | via The Times 

    Protect our babies

    The heartbreaking truth is that although many strides have been made in recent years to research answers and eliminate the unexpected passing of infants, it still happens. It is a parent's worst nightmare.

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  • Sep 14, 2018 | via The Times 

    Death Notices 9-15-18

    Jerold Gebhardt, 66, of Streator, died Thursday, Sept. 13, in Streator. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Sept.

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  • Sep 13, 2018 | via The Times 

    Defendant found guilty in involuntary manslaughter case

    Chief Judge H. Chris Ryan Jr. found Mason Shannon guilty Thursday of unintentionally killing Michael Castelli last year in rural Ottawa. Shannon, 43, of Mason City, Iowa, is to be sentenced Friday, Nov. 16. Prosecutor Greg Sticka asked Ryan to revoke Shannon's bond and jail him.

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  • Sep 7, 2018 | via The Times 

    James Bernard Conness

    Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 9, at Gladfelter-Roetker Funeral Home with Rosary service at 3:45 p.m. Members of the Fourth Degree Knights of Columbus will stand guard.

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  • Sep 4, 2018 | via The Times 

    Trial begins in rural Ottawa manslaughter case

    The prosecution said Mason Shannon killed Ottawa man Michael Castelli by recklessly keeping him in a chokehold longer than necessary in an altercation. The defense said no crime was committed, because Castelli was not choked to death, but rather died from his heart giving out, caused by a prior cardiac condition, exertion and a drug in his system.

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  • Sep 4, 2018 | via The Times 

    Robert Heiss

    Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Friday, Sept. 7, at Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa with the Rev.

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  • Sep 3, 2018 | via The Times 

    Death Notice 9-3-18

    Robert Heiss, 71, of Ottawa, died Saturday, Sept. 1, at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

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