Otto 'Chris' Ottesen

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Otto 'Chris' Ottesen

Otto ‘Chris’ Ottesen, 83, of Richland Center, born to eternal life Tuesday, November 17, 2020. Devoted and beloved husband of Carol (nee Anderson). Married August 10, 1957, they lived their marriage promise for 63 years. Dearest father of Brenda Ottesen, Eric (Barb) Ottesen, Matthew (Kelly) Ottesen and Michael Ottesen; cherished grandfather of 12 grandchildren and 25 great grandchildren; nephew Paul (Sara) Hurlbut, and niece Sandra Hurlbut. Chris loved spending time with his family and dog “Sammie”. He moved to Richland Center in 1961 and started his family farm. He was committed to public service and served on the Richland County Board, Dayton Township Chairman, Board member and President of the Richland Electric Coop, and Consumers Co-op. He was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church. Chris is preceded in death by his parents Otto S. and Ruby (nee Abbey) Ottesen, his sisters Ardis Ludwig, Joyce Hurlbut, nephew Lee Hurlbut, and granddaughter Jessica Ottesen. Visitation will be held at the Pratt Memorial Chapel on Monday, November 23, 2020 from 11:00 AM until 1:00 PM. Masks and social distancing will be required. Graveside services will be held at the Dayton Corners Cemetery on Monday, November 23, 2020 at 1:30 PM. The Pratt Funeral and Cremation Service is assisting the family with their arrangements. prattfuneralservice.com <iframe src="https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php?height=476&href=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.facebook.com%2Fprattfuneralservice%2Fvideos%2F406279170415217%2F&show_text=false&width=267" width="267" height="476" style="border:none;overflow:hidden" scrolling="no" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen="true" allow="autoplay; clipboard-write; encrypted-media; picture-in-picture; web-share" allowFullScreen="true"></iframe> <iframe class="ts_player" allowfullscreen="true" allowtransparency="true" allow="autoplay; fullscreen" frameborder="0" height="330" scrolling="no" src="https://www.tributeslides.com/videos/embedded_video/94S9SCL26WMR5XZK" width="512"></iframe>
February 25, 1937 - November 17, 202002/25/193711/17/2020
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Otto 'Chris' Ottesen
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5 Trees have been planted in memory of Otto Ottesen.

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Tribute Store

November 20, 2020

The planting of 3 memorial trees in the honor of Otto 'Chris' Ottesen has been arranged by Tribute Store. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
Brenda & family, our hearts are with you all at the loss of your father, husband, and grandfather. We hope your happy memories bring you peace.
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Sue Blaustein

November 20, 2020

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Otto 'Chris' Ottesen has been arranged by Sue Blaustein. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
I wish I'd met him! Here's a tree for the beautiful Driftless landscape.
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mark fenton and family

November 19, 2020

The planting of 1 memorial tree in the honor of Otto 'Chris' Ottesen has been arranged by mark fenton and family. Planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration MI. Plant a tree
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.

Trees planted in Kirtland Habitat Restoration, MI