Landmark Skybox

Breeze-Courier | Taylorville, IL
The Weather Network
Advanced Search
search sponsored by


McClure FH

home : obituaries : obituaries May 31, 2020

4/13/2020 10:39:00 AM
Ray Frederick Oltmann
+ click to enlarge

Ray Frederick Oltmann, 84  of Nokomis, passed away Thursday, April 9, 2020 at his home.

Ray was born August 21, 1935 to Elinor (Miller) and Lester Oltmann in Hillsboro, Illinois. Ray was a high school graduate of Nokomis High School with the Class of 1953. He and Barbara J. Lowe were married November 25, 1956  at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Nokomis and she survives.  Ray was a grain and swine farmer and enjoyed square dancing, travel and was an IH collector.

In addition to his wife, Ray is survived by his sons: Larry (Ramona) Oltmann of Clarksville, Tenn., and Michael (Gabrielle) Oltmann of Nokomis; daughter, Debra (Mitchell) Lefler of Stronghurst, Ill., grandchildren: Marci Oltmann of Clarksville, Tenn., Erika (Kyle) Fortner of Nokomis, Heather (Kyle) Brozka of Spanaway, Wash., Brad (Kathleen) Oltmann of Nokomis, Garret Lefler of Davenport, Iowa and Rachel Lefler of Ames, Iowa; great-grandchildren: Hunter and Brooklyn Fortner, Teagan Oltmann all of Nokomis and Aria Brozka of Spanaway, Wash.

Ray was preceded in death by his grandchildren Kurt Oltmann and Heidi Oltmann.

Private graveside services will be held at St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery in Nokomis.  

Stiehl Dawson Funeral Home in Nokomis is in charge of arrangements and online condolences can be left at

Article Comment Submission Form
Please feel free to submit your comments.

If you are looking for the SPEAK OUT submission form, you can find it by clicking here: Speak Out Form

Article comments are not posted immediately to the Web site. Each submission must be approved by the Web site editor, who may edit content for appropriateness. There may be a delay of 24-48 hours for any submission while the web site editor reviews and approves it.

NOTE: All information on this form is required. Your telephone number and email address will not be displayed or shared.
Submit an Article Comment
First Name:
Last Name:
Anti-SPAM Passcode Click here to see a new mix of characters.
This is an anti-SPAM device. It is not case sensitive.

Trinity Dodge Fixed
NewsWebPagesOpinionPeopleObituariesAg & BusinessSportsContact UsLife
Subscriptions | Username & Password Reminder | Change Password | Life

Breeze-Courier & Printing | 212 S Main St. Taylorville, IL 62568 | (217) 824-2233 |

© Copyright 2014 Breeze-Courier & Printing. All Rights Reserved.
Original content may not be reprinted or distributed without the written permission of Breeze-Courier & Printing.

Software © 1998-2020 1up! Software, All Rights Reserved