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Mary Jordan

Posted by wlpo on June 2, 2014

92-year old Mary Jordan of La Salle died Friday at her home.

Cremation rites were accorded. Memorial Service is Wednesday at 11 at Trinity United Church in La Salle. Inurnment will be in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Shimkus-Helmer-Staab Funeral Home in La Salle is handling arrangements.

Mary Jordan is survived by her daughter Janice Henry of LaRose; one brother; two grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

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Daniel “Karp” Gapinski

Posted by wlpo on June 2, 2014

49-year old Daniel “Karp” Gapinski of Peru died Saturday at his home.

Funeral services are Saturday at 11 in the Hurst Funeral Home in La Salle. Visitation is Friday from 4 until 7 and Saturday from 10 until service time at the funeral home.

He’s survived by his wife Becky of Peru; sons Jake Marsala and Koty of Peru; one granddaughter; his mother Joyce of Las Vegas; three sisters; and one brother.

Daniel “Karp” Gapinski was an Operating Engineer with Local #150.

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Charles Rice

Posted by wlpo on June 1, 2014

67-year old Charles Rice of Ottawa died Friday in OSF St. Elizabeth’s in Ottawa.
Services will be 11am Wednesday in Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa . Military rites will follow. Burial at a later date. Visitation will be 4 – 7pm Tuesday in the funeral home.
He is survived by his wife, Beth; 2 daughters, JoAnne Cattell of New Jersey and Amy Rice of Ottawa; 1 son, Daniel of New Jersey; 3 grandchildren; his father Charles of South Bend, Indiana and 1 brother.
Charles Rice had been a member of the Ottawa police since 1974.

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Rosella Huffaker

Posted by wlpo on May 30, 2014

94-year-old Rosella Huffaker of Ladd died Thursday at Illinois Valley Community Hospital.

Funeral services will be at 1pm Monday at St. John’s Lutheran Church on the Hill in Hollowayville. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 11am-1pm Monday at the church.

She’s survived by her children, Norman of California; Kay Chesney of Crystal Lake; Bruce of rural Spring Valley and Lugene Olp of Indiana; 12 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Rosella Huffaker had worked at Sampsels, Westclox and Hobbs.

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Sally Walter

Posted by wlpo on May 30, 2014

87-year old Sally Walter formerly of Ladd died Tuesday at Arkansas Hospice.

Funeral services are Saturday at 11 in the Hurst Funeral Home in Ladd. Burial will be in Valley Memorial Park. Visitation is Saturday from 10 until service time.

She’s survived by her daughters Janice Gress of Peru, Susan Beavers of Arkansas and Cindy Paul of Wisconsin; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Sally Walter retired from Hobbs in Spring Valley.

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Sandra Griffin

Posted by wlpo on May 30, 2014

52-year old Sandra Griffin of Granville died Monday at her home.

Memorial Service is at a later date. Cremation rites will be accorded. Dysart-Cofoid Funeral Chapel is assisting with arrangements.

Sandra Griffin is survived by sons Tony and Nathan Webb of Granville; and two brothers.

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Ernest Bassi

Posted by wlpo on May 30, 2014

90-year old Ernest Bassi of Hennepin died Wednesday at his home.

Memorial service is Sunday at 4:30 at Dysart-Cofoid Funeral Chapel in Granville. Visitation is Sunday from 1 until service time at the chapel.

He’s survived by his daughters Merry Bassi, Sally Fassino and Laurie Bassi; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one sister.

Ernest Bassi worked at Putnam County Bank in Hennepin.

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Ramona Kellerman

Posted by wlpo on May 29, 2014

85-year-old Ramona Kellerman of Spring Valley died Wednesday.

Services will be at 10:30am Saturday at Nativity of Our Lord Parish in Spring Valley followed by burial at St. Anne Cemetery. Visitation will be from 9-10am Saturday in the Barto Funeral Home.

She’s survived by her sons, Robert Wales of Sterling and Edward Kellerman of Spring Valley; daughter Linda Bertalot of Montgomery; four grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild.

Ramona Kellerman retired from Bassicks.

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Gerald Williams

Posted by wlpo on May 29, 2014

86-year old Gerald Williams of Ottawa died Friday at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa.

Funeral services are Monday at 11 in the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa. Burial will be in Oakwood Memorial Park. Visitation is Sunday from 2 until 5 at the funeral home.

He’s survived by his wife Barbara; children Tom of Ottawa, Kathy Vilven of Royal and Dan of Alaska; ten grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one sister.

Gerald Williams retired from Illinois Power.

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John Keller

Posted by wlpo on May 28, 2014

84-year-old John Keller of Germantown Hills, formerly of Granville died Friday at his home.

Mass of Christian burial is Saturday at 10 in Sacred Heart Church in Granville; Burial will be at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Granville. Visitation is Friday from 5 until 7 at Helmer Shields Funeral Home in Granville.

He’s survived by his son John of Germantown Hills; and one granddaughter.

John Keller worked at Marquette Cement in Oglesby.

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