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Louis Ottolini, Jr.

March 15, 1931 August 29, 2018
Louis Ottolini, Jr.
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Obituary for Louis Ottolini, Jr.

Louis Ottolini, Jr. 87 of Herrin, passed away 5:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at Herrin Hospital.

Louis worked for Norge Industries in Herrin for several years and he owned and operated Ottolini Appliance Repair in Herrin for 46 years.

Louis was a member of Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church in Herrin; Knights of Columbus Council # 2164 in Herrin, was a former member of the Herrin Area Ducks Unlimited and proudly served his country in the U. S. Army. He was a dedicated blood donor and just received his commemorative pin for his 18th gallon. He enjoyed fishing, but his true passion was duck hunting. Louis was very dedicated to his family and will be dearly missed by many. He was a very unique man, and will forever live through the stories of his kindheartedness, wisdom and wit.

Louis was born March 15, 1931 in Herrin, IL to Louis, Sr. and Bambina (Puricelli) Ottolini.

Louis was united in marriage with Barbara Ann Anderson on November 9, 1954 in Herrin, IL.

Surviving are his wife of almost 64 years, Barbara Ottolini of Herrin; daughters, Cyd Ottolini of Energy, Luanne Ottolini Ponder of Energy.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Angela Jones, Bessie Ottolini and a brother, Johnny Ottolini.

A Memorial Mass will be held 11:00 a.m. Thursday, September 6, 2018 at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church in Herrin with Monsignor Ken Schaefer officiating. Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home in Herrin and from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Thursday in the Gathering Space at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church in Herrin. Interment will be at a later date in San Carlo Cemetery in Herrin.

Memorial donations are the suggested form of remembrance and may be made to OLMC New School Fund. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Wednesday

5

Sep

5:00 PM 9/5/2018 5:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 9/5/2018 8:00:00 PM
Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home

2704 South Park Avenue
Herrin, IL 62948

Meredith-Waddell Funeral Home
2704 South Park Avenue Herrin 62948 IL
United States

Visitation

Thursday

6

Sep

10:00 AM 9/6/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 9/6/2018 11:00:00 AM
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church

316 West Monroe Street
Herrin, IL 62948

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church
316 West Monroe Street Herrin 62948 IL
United States

Memorial Mass

Thursday

6

Sep

11:00 AM 9/6/2018 11:00:00 AM
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church

316 West Monroe Street
Herrin, IL 62948

Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church
316 West Monroe Street Herrin 62948 IL
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

San Carlo Cemetery Final Resting Place

c/o OLMC
316 West Monroe
Herrin, IL 62948

c/o OLMC Herrin 62948 IL
United States
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