OTTAWA — Eileen M. Sliker, 75, of Ottawa, passed away Sunday afternoon, July 22, at OSF St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Ottawa.
Memorial services will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 26, at Mueller Funeral Home in Ottawa with the Rev. Duane Kaufman officiating.
Eileen was born April 3, 1937, in Chatsworth, to William R. and Goldie (Lear) Gillette. She worked for the State of Illinois Department of Human Services for 17 years.
She is survived by her daughter, Renee Hermann, of Ottawa; seven grandchildren,Candace Sandberg, Jade Hermann, Baileigh Hermann, Blair Hermann, Jessa Hermann, Garrett Cupples and Shannon Sliker; two great-grandchildren, Ethan Stiles and Autumn Sandberg; and one brother, Donald (Betty) Gillette, of Ottawa.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Richard William Sliker, and one brother, William Gillette.
Memorials may be directed to the family.
The online guestbook may be viewed and remembrances shared at www.MuellerFH.com.