Ernest (Ernie) M. Otteson, 87, of Osage, Iowa, passed away on Wednesday, Oct.8, at the Faith Home in Osage, after an extended illness.
A funeral Mass will be held at 11:30 a.m. Monday, October 13, at St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church, with burial in Calvary Cemetery both in Prairie du Chien. Military honors will be held graveside by the Prairie du Chien Honor Guard. Visitation will be from 3 to 6 p.m. Sunday at the Champion-Bucheit Funeral Home in Osage, Iowa. There will also be visitation one hour before services at St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church. www.champion-bucheitfuneralhome.com