John N. Koehler

Born: Thu., Nov. 13, 1930
Died: Sun., Oct. 2, 2016


4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Fri., Oct. 07, 2016
Location: Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home

Funeral Service

10:30 AM Sat., Oct. 08, 2016
Location: Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home

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   John N. Koehler, 85, of Quincy died at 6:06 p.m. Sunday (October 2, 2016) in Blessing Hospital.

   Born November 13, 1930 in Springfield, Illinois, John was the son of John C. and Evelyn M. Witham Koehler. John was married to Melba Wyzard. On August 24, 1968 he married Betty Mae Ambrose Myers in Quincy.  She preceded him in death on May 11, 2009.

   John was a member of Union United Methodist Church and the Elks Lodge No. 100 in Quincy. He served on the Board of Directors for Farmers Bank in Pittsfield for many years and was a member of the Adams County Board from 1994 until 2002.

   John was employed as an examiner for the Illinois Department of Banking, retiring in 1990. Following his retirement, he worked as a bank consultant until 2009.

   Survivors include a daughter in law, Darlene Koehler of Beecher City, IL; three step children, Rebecca Goerlich (Randy) of Tuscon, AZ, Dana Myers (Annie) of Quincy and Steven Myers (Julie) of Sunrise Beach, MO; many loving grandchildren and great grandchildren; a sister, Katie Lou Frank (John) of New Berlin, IL; a sister in law, Nancy Koehler of Loami, IL; and a close friend, Lola.

   Mr. Koehler was preceded in death by his parents; his wife; two sons, Steven Koehler and John Bradley Koehler; and a brother, Richard Koehler.

   Funeral services will be held Saturday morning at 10:30 in the Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home by Pastor Tim Woodard.  Private burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery.

   Visitation will be Friday evening from 4:00 to 7:00 and Saturday morning from 10:00 until the time of services at the funeral home.

   Memorials may be made to Union United Methodist Church or the Shriner's Childrens Hospital.

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Fred & Sherri Fishel
   Posted Mon October 03, 2016
Steve, We appreciate you and your ministry to others. Please be confidant of our prayers for you and other family members of your step-father. In the love of our Lord, Fred & Sherri

Jon Va
   Posted Tue October 04, 2016
My family and I are so sorry to hear of your loss. John will be remembered by many . Please never forget our heavenly father does love us and everything he has told us has and will come true especially regarding the hope of seeing our loved ones again , John 5:28,29 and at that time death and pain will be no more, Rev. 21:3,4 my family and I would like to give our deepest sympathy and condolences at this most difficult time.

Lori Favilla
   Posted Tue October 04, 2016

MOUNTAIN MEADOW PEDESTAL ARRANGEMENT was sent by Sunrise Beach Fire Protection District.

We extend our deepest sympathies to your families at this difficult time. Sunrise Beach Fire Protection District

Jerry and Suzanne Stanton
   Posted Tue October 04, 2016
We are so sorry to hear about your step father. You have our condolences and thoughts as you go through the next few days.
Jerry and Suzanne Stanton

Sariah Kruger
   Posted Wed October 05, 2016

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Mike & Rita Fera
   Posted Wed October 05, 2016
Dear Steve and Julie, We are so very sorry for your loss. We are remembering you and your family in our prayers. Have a safe trip back to AZ. Love you!

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