OTTAWA — Donald F. "Bumpa" McCullough, 79, of Ottawa, passed away Tuesday, Jan. 9, at Pleasant View.
Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, at St. Francis of Assisi with the Rev. Jeffrey Windy officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 12, at Ottawa Funeral Home. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Donald was born Feb. 19, 1938, in Ottawa, to Carl and Elaine (Midnight) McCullough. He married Mary L. Bird on April 23, 1960, at Holy Cross Church in Mendota.
He is survived by his wife, Mary; one son, David (Helen) McCullough, of Pensacola, Fla.; three daughters, Debbie (Bill) Walters, of Clitherall, Minn., Donna Pearson, of Ottawa, and Diane (Mike Pelszynski) deJong, of Spring Valley; 12 grandchildren, Ashleigh, Dana Shae, McKenzie, Zander, Monica (Adam), Sarah (Drew), Jacob (Ashley), Rebekah, Maxwell, Brandon, Dillion and Faith; and six great-grandchildren, Blake, Delia, Patrick, Mara, Luke and Mia.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Pallbearers will be his grandchildren and his nephews.
Memorials may be directed to The Alzheimer's Association, St. Francis of Assisi Church, Pleasant View, or Marquette Academy.
The online guest book may be viewed and remembrances shared at ottawafuneralhome.com.
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