Vernon D. Ottema, 88, of Sheridan, died Friday, Jan. 5, 2018, at Sheridan Veterans Affairs Medical Center. A rosary will be recited at 7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018, at Holy Name Catholic Church. Mass of the christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 12, 2018, at Holy Name Catholic Church with Father Robert Rodgers officiating. A luncheon will immediately follow in the parish hall. Online condolences may be written at www.championfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Champion Funeral Home.