W. B. Oller Obituary published in the Taylorville Breeze-Courier Thursday, February 5, 1931:
W. B. Oller, 83, for seventy years a resident of Johnson Township, died at 2:45 o'clock this morning at his home 3 miles south of this city. He had been ill for several weeks, suffering from a complication of diseases. Mr. Oller was born in Ohio, December 6, 1847, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Oller. He came to Illinois at the age of 14 years, locating in Johnson Township, Christian County, where he has since resided. He was united in marriage many years ago to Isabelle Parrill. To this union 3 children were born, Ed Oller, Mrs. Ollie Dunbar and Ida Josephine Oller, all of Taylorville. His wife and daughter Ida Josephine preceded him in death. In 1887, he was married to Mary Berry. Four children were born to this union, all of whom survive with their mother; Samuel, Paul, Roy and Dwight, all residing near Taylorville. The body was removed to the Chesnut and Pearce Funeral parlors. It will be removed to the residence at 4 o'clock this afternoon. The funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Saturday afternoon, at the Providence Church. Burial will be in the Anderson Cemetery.