Kurt E. Oltmanns
Kurt E. Oltmanns, 64, of Hartsburg, passed away Saturday, April 11, 2015 at OSF St Francis Medical Center in Peoria with his family by his side.
Visitation will be from 10 AM until 12 Noon on Friday, April 17, 2015 at Hartsburg United Methodist Church. Funeral services will follow at 12 Noon with Pastor Tami Werschey-Kessinger officiating. Cremation rites will then be accorded. There will be no burial at this time. Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral Home in Lincoln has been entrusted with his care.
Kurt was born September 30, 1950 in Lincoln, IL., the son of Robert Obbo and Dorothy Emma (Kaesebier) Oltmanns. He married Ethel Leslie on September 27, 1980 in Hartsburg, IL.
He was a member of Hartsburg United Methodist Church. He enjoyed fishing and gardening and was an avid St Louis Cardinal’s Fan. Kurt was a loving and giving man. He was a foster parent for several years. Even in death Kurt gave, he was an organ and tissue donor through Gift of Hope.
Surviving are his wife Ethel Oltmanns of Hartsburg; his children Jerry David Oltmanns of Chicago and Wendy Oltmanns Zurkammer of Lincoln; his grandchildren Tarel Quint Stancle, Rashaad Kurtis Stancle, Corina Sue Zurkammer, and Jordyn Alexandria Diaz Oltmanns; and his brother Dennis Jacob Oltmanns of Seattle, WA.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Memorial donations may be made to the family, the American Heart Association, or to the American Diabetes Foundation.