Today’s News November 17, 2012

  • PAPERWORK: Life is really about engineering, isn’t it?
    … a comment to this column on our website. You are also welcome to stop by or mail to The Times, 110 W. Jefferson St., Ottawa, IL 61350.
  • Sr Birthday Tonielli 100th
    … married Ernest “Laddie” Tonielli on Sept. 15, 1934. Minnie has two children, Dr. E.R. (Helen), of Quincy, and T.J, of Ottawa. She has eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
  • Vernon E. Distin 1929-2012
    Vernon E. Distin, 83, of Ottawa, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 14, at his home. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Nov.
  • Death Notices 11-17
    BOWERMASTER Barbara Bowermaster, 84, of Ottawa, died Nov. 13 at Pleasant View. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Nov.
  • Patricia A. Fairall 1929-2012
    … Burial will be at 11 a.m. Monday in the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood. Pat was born Jan. 27, 1929, in Ottawa. She married Stewart Fairall on June 7, 1949. He survives. Also surviving are children, Kathleen (Andrew) Mihelich, of Joliet, …
  • Twinkies, other Hostess iconic brands disappear from stores
    … sold include Wonder, Nature’s Pride , Merita, Home Pride, Butternut, and Beefsteak, among others. At Handy Foods in Ottawa, cashier Karen Vezain and others working at the store reported brisk sales of Hostess products. “There are no Twinkies left …
  • Area Roundup: Ottawa bowlers fall; FCW girls prevail
    The Ottawa boys bowling team dropped a 3,494-3,121 decision with DeKalb in action here on Thursday.
  • Ralph M. Walker 1945-2012
    Ralph M. Walker, 67, of Ottawa, passed away Thursday morning, Nov. 15, at his home.
  • Janis L. Flashing
    Janis L. Flashing, 65, of Ottawa, Ill., formerly of Wedron, Ill., passed away Wednesday, Nov.

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