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Mary L. Myre



OTTAWA — Mary L. Myre, 98, of Ottawa, passed away Saturday, April 28.

Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 5, at Stavanger Lutheran Church with the Rev. Philip Peterson officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Oakwood Memorial Park. Ottawa Funeral Home and Crematory has been entrusted with her cremation rites.

Mary was born March 20, 1920, in Marseilles, to James and Mary (Jurgenson) Morton. She married Arthur Myre.

She enjoyed spending time with her family, traveling and reading.

She is survived by her children, Art (Ellen) Myre and Robert (Marilyn) Myre; three grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Doris Solinski.

She was preceded in death by her father, James Morton; mother, Mary Jurgenson; and husband, Arthur Myre Sr.

Memorials may be directed to OSF St. Elizabeth Hospice or Stavanger Lutheran Church.

The online guest book may be viewed and remembrances shared at

Ottawa Funeral Home & Crematory

1111 La Salle St., Ottawa, IL 61350


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