Paula L. Ott, 69
Oct. 29, 1949 -- Jan. 20, 2019

Paula L. Ott (nee Widner), 69, currently of Fond du Lac and formerly of West Bend and Arkansas City, Kansas, passed away peacefully Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019, at Crossroads Nursing Home, 18 years to the day that her battle would begin after suffering a major stroke. She was born Oct. 29, 1949, in Arkansas City, Kansas. She enjoyed ice tea, playing the lottery and scratch off tickets, and most of all she loved her grandchildren and spending time with them. Paula was loved and cherished by everyone she crossed paths with.

Survivors include her four cherished children, Jodi L. Ott, Shannon L. (Jason) Weinke, Daniel D. Ott and Cassi M. Ott, all of Fond du Lac; eight special grandchildren whom she loved with all her being, Kaylee Ott and special friend Matthew Kluever, Kylee Ott, Kenna Ott, John “Jay” Dwyer, Jillian Dwyer and special friend Alex Haugen, Jeremiah “JB” Bobo, Gracie Coleman, and Amore Gryer; her mother, Betty Davis-Kellum of Arkansas City, Kansas; one brother, Gary Widner; one son-in-law; two special nieces, Corrine L. Lurch-Ott and Nicole Knutson-West, both of West Bend; and she also leaves behind many other nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and in-laws. Paula was preceded in death by her biological father, Verlis “Jay” Kellum, and her adored grandmother, Elizabeth Davis.

Visitation will take place Monday, Jan. 28, from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m. at Uecker-Witt Funeral Home, 524 N. Park Ave, Fond du Lac, WI, 54935. A memorial service will follow the visitation at the funeral home at 6 p.m. Cremation has taken place.

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