Howard Wayne Ottman was born on April 1, 1945 in Red Wing, Minnesota, and passed away on January 3, 2020 in Sun City West, Arizona following complications from a bicycle accident and cardiac arrest.
He is survived by his wife, Diana Ottman of Sun City West, AZ, son Derek Ottman (Dace) of Waterbury, CT, daughter Kristin Privetts (Billy), of Kingman, AZ. and grandchildren Zackary Ottman, Boyce Privetts, and Kimber Privetts, and great granddaughter Ava Ottman. Also surviving are Howard’s sister, Karen Barben (Salt Lake City, UT), sister, Pat Weber (Sun City West, AZ), and brother, Mike Ottman (Oroville, WA), and many nieces and nephews.
Howard was preceded in death by his father (Herbert Ottman) and mother (Ardith Ottman), two infant siblings, a sister (Ruth Boen), and granddaughter Chloe Ottman.
Contributions in memory (in lieu of flowers) are suggested to programs helping needy students of Lake County Oregon: The Shirley Stewart Fund purchases musical instruments to be used by students who cannot afford their own. The Jay Lamb Fund assists students with cost of athletic fees and shoes. Please send in care of Lakeview High School, 906 South 3rd Street, Lakeview, OR 97630.
A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday June 5th, 2020, at the Presbyterian Church, 619 South First Street, Lakeview, OR 97630.
A memorial service with potluck will be held 11: AM, June 13th, 2020, at Warehouse Church, 850 6th St, Washougal, WA 98671.
There will also be a memorial to bury ashes on August 8th 2020 at the Cemetery on County Road J in Beldenville, Wisconsin.