William "Bill" Ganiere

August 8, 1953 ~ January 26, 2024 (age 70) 70 Years Old

William "Bill" Ganiere Obituary

William "Bill" Ganiere, 70, of Ottawa, passed away Friday, January 26, 2024 at Pleasant View Lutheran Home in Ottawa.

Visitation will be from 4:00pm until 6:00pm on Wednesday, February 7, at Ottawa Funeral Home. A funeral ceremony will follow at 6:00pm at the funeral home. Private burial will be in Oakwood Memorial Park. There will be a celebration of life at Splash & Go at a date to be announced.

William was born August 8, 1953 in Ottawa, IL to Donald W. and Mildred (Seifert) Ganiere. He attended Marquette High School. He was a mechanic for well over 30 years and later was the owner of Bill's Mobil Station. He enjoyed watching Nascar races and traveling to several of the different tracks. He was also the part owner of Splash & Go and thoroughly enjoyed running the bar. In his younger years, he was an avid Golfer. He was a member of St. Patrick's Church.  

He is survived by his brothers, Don (Mary) Ganiere and Tom Ganiere and his two nephews, Don and Eric Ganiere. He was preceded in death by his parents. 

Memorials may be directed to Marquette Academy High School or the Family.


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February 7, 2024

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Ottawa Funeral Home
1111 LaSalle Street
Ottawa, IL 61350

Funeral Service
February 7, 2024

6:00 PM
Ottawa Funeral Home
1111 LaSalle Street
Ottawa, IL 61350


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