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Mark A. "Herm" Grotti

March 12, 1959 September 30, 2019
Mark A. "Herm" Grotti
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Obituary for Mark A. "Herm" Grotti

Mark A. “Herm” Grotti, 60, of Peru, passed away Monday, September 30, 2019 at OSF St. Francis Medical Center in Peoria.

A celebration of life will be held 11:00 AM-2:00 PM Saturday, October 12, 2019 at The Coal Company in Cherry. Arrangements are entrusted to the Mueller Funeral Home, Peru.

Mark was born March 12, 1959 in Spring Valley to James and Lillian (Campbell) Grotti. He was a graduate of Hall High School. He married Dodie L. (Elgin) Tipps on January 5, 2001 in Ottawa.

Mark was employed at ADM in Spring Valley. As a child, he enjoyed playing Little League baseball when his older brother, Bill was the coach. Later, his passion turned to Harley Davidson motorcycles. He especially enjoyed spending time with his family.

Survivors include his wife, Dodie; his daughter, Michelle (Zac Kwiatek) Grotti of Peru; step-daughter, Terri (Mick) Combs of Oglesby; two step-granddaughters, Sienna and Gianna; two sisters, Karon (Ron) Mini of Peru and LuAnn Wood of Seatonville; one brother, Bill Grotti of Seatonville; one sister-in-law, Wanda (the late, Butch) Grotti of Ottawa and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, James “Butch” Grotti Jr.

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Celebration of Life




11:00 AM 10/12/2019 11:00:00 AM - 2:00 PM 10/12/2019 2:00:00 PM
The Coal Company

205 N. Main St
Cherry, Illinois 61317

The Coal Company
205 N. Main St Cherry 61317 Illinois
United States

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