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Helen L. (Held) Underwood

February 1, 1940 ~ February 10, 2020 (age 80)

Obituary

Helen L. Underwood, age 80, of Ottawa, passed away Monday, February 10, 2020.

Helen was born February 1, 1940 in McClure, Illinois, a daughter of August John Henry and Marie (Rogers) Held.  She married Robert Underwood May 29, 1959 in Elgin, Illinois.  Surviving is her husband, Robert; children, Steve (Tammy) Underwood of Sandwich, Gary Underwood of Yorkville and Debra Lambert of Peru.  Helen also leaves grandchildren, Tracy Anderson, Dan Underwood, Amy Underwood, Amanda Knudsen and Chloe Underwood; great grandsons, Roman Lee Underwood and Wesley Anderson.

Helen enjoyed reading and traveling.  She never knew a stranger and enjoyed talking on her computer.  She dearly loved her family, particularly her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 15th at Gladfelter-Roetker Funeral Home.  Interment will follow in Oakwood Memorial Park.  Visitation will be from 9:00 to 11:00 a.m. Saturday.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the Utica Public Library.

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
February 15, 2020

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Gladfelter - Roetker Funeral Home
1601 East Norris Drive
Ottawa, Illinois 61350

Funeral Service
Saturday
February 15, 2020

11:00 AM
Gladfelter - Roetker Funeral Home
1601 East Norris Drive
Ottawa, Illinois 61350

Donations

Utica Public Library
224 North Mill Street, Utica IL 61373
Tel: 1-815-667-4509
Web: http://www.uticalibrary.org

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