January 18, 1918 – Tuesday, August 24, 2010
The Peterson Chapel in Buffalo, Minnesot
Thursday, August 26th, 2010
Orillia M. Kottke, age 92, of Montrose, MN, passed away on Tuesday, August 24, 2010 at The Buffalo Hospital, Buffalo, MN.
She was born on January 18, 1918, in Lyman Twp., Ford County, IL, the daughter of Fred and Martha Hornstein Zabel.
On February 6, 1938, Orillia M. Zabel and Edward Kottke were joined in holy marriage in Buckley, IL.
Orillia formerly owned & operated Pete and Marie’s Bar in Martinton, IL.
She enjoyed playing cards, dancing, her grandchildren and watching the Minnesota Twins on TV.
Orillia was a faithful member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church-Crawford Lake for the past twenty-five years.
Survived by children: Raymond Kottke of Monticello, IL, Ronald (Trudy) Kottke of Papineau, IL, and Arliss (Lonnie) Johnson of Montrose, MN; twelve grandchildren, many great- grandchildren, many great-great-grandchildren; and a sister: Martha St. Peter of Watseka, IL.
Preceded in death by her husband: Edward Kottke in 1974, a son: Marvin Kottke, her parents and five siblings.
A visitation will be held at the Peterson Chapel in Buffalo on Thursday, August 26th from 4-6:00 P.M., with a Prayer Service at 6:00 P.M.
Interment Saturday, August 28th at 11:00 A.M. at St. John’s Lutheran Cemetery in Buckley, IL.