September 16, 2014
4:27 am

Helen Holtzman, 85

Helen (Rubenaker) Holtzman
1928 – 2013
Helen Irene Holtzman, 85, of Ottawa , died Tuesday night, October 15, at the Ottawa Pavilion.
Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m., on Saturday, October 19, in the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa with the Rev. Stephen Sheridan, Pastor of Grace Baptist Church, officiating.  Burial will be in Oakwood Memorial Park in Ottawa.  Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday at the Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa.
Helen was born on September 16, 1928, in Streator, to John and Emma (Walling) Rubenaker.  She was employed at Community Hospital of Ottawa for 29 years until her retirement.  She married Charles Holtzman on July 11, 1947, at the Paul Street Bible Church in Ottawa.
Helen was a member of Grace Baptist Church, the Kimball Thimble Quilt Guild, and was a volunteer with the Community Hospital of Ottawa Auxiliary.
She is survived by her husband Charles, two sons, Lynn (Ellen) Holtzman, of Lake Ridge, VA, and Chris (Kathy) Holtzman, of Grand Ridge, and 4 grandchildren, Heidi, Luke, Sam, and Hannah.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Debi, a sister Vernie Brubaker, and a brother Clyde Rubenaker.
Memorials may be directed to
The online guestbook may be viewed and remembrances shared at
Mueller Funeral Home 800 First Avenue, Ottawa, IL 61350  
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