Kathryn Ann Ressler Otting

Bernard, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA
Death 24 May 1946 (aged 66)
Bernard, Dubuque County, Iowa, USA
Burial Garry Owen, Jackson County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 139345586 · View Source
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Cascade Pioneer, May 30, 1946, page 1, column 5


Funeral services were held on Monday morning for Mrs. Kathryn Otting from the home of Joseph P. Otting, Bernard, to St. Patrick's Church, North Garryowen. Rev. Patrick Malone officiated. Burial was in the adjoining cemetery. Mrs. Otting died Friday afternoon at the home of her son, Raymond, after an illness of two months.

Pallbearers were: Lawrence Otting, Art Ressler, Frank Otting, Jacob Ressler, Herbert Otting, Ralph Otting, Joe Otting and Lawrence Otting.

Born in Bernard Sept. 26, 1879, she was the daughter, of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Ressler and was married to Joseph Otting, January 11, 1898, in St. Paul's Church, Worthington. A lifelong resident of this county, she was a member of St. Patrick's Church, North Garryowen, and the Rosary Society of that parish.

Survivors are ten children, Henry Otting, Farley; Mrs. Joseph (Agnes) McCarthy, Bernard; Leo Otting, Cascade; Mrs. Thomas (Loretta) Cashman, Monticello; Raymond and John Otting, Bernard, Mrs. Cyril (Rosabella) Schmitt, Bernard; Joseph P. Otting, Bernard; Mrs. Andrew (Helen) Laban, Bernard, and Mrs. Lloyd (Elda) Takes, Bernard; three sisters, Mrs. Mary Achen, Burmily, British Columbia; Mrs. Anna Aschtgen, Dyersville; and Mrs. Mae Ackerman, Farmington, Minn., two brothers, Henry Ressler, Scio, Oregon, and Christopher Ressler, Cascade; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband on June 30, 1931, her parents; three daughters; two sisters; and one brother.

Till and Didesch Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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  • Created by: Joseph Cahill
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  • Find A Grave Memorial 139345586
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Kathryn Ann Ressler Otting (26 Sep 1879–24 May 1946), Find A Grave Memorial no. 139345586, citing Saint Patricks Cemetery, Garry Owen, Jackson County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Joseph Cahill (contributor 47508157) .