James Francis Koster

M, (September 30, 1962 - April 2, 2011)
James F. "Jim" Koster, 1962 - 2011. Photo from the Carroll Daily Times Herald.
FatherLinus Leo Koster (April 11, 1929 - January 19, 2014)
MotherMadonna T. Goecke
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Birth*30 September 1962James Francis Koster was born on 30 September 1962, at Carroll, Carroll County, Iowa.1 
He was the son of Linus Leo Koster and Madonna T. Goecke
Death*2 April 2011James Francis Koster died on 2 April 2011, at Liberty Center, Warren County, Iowa, at age 48. 
Misc*He was remembered in an obituary in the Carroll Daily Times Herald, Carroll, Iowa.
James F. Koster
James “Jim” Koster, 48, of Liberty Center, died Saturday, April 2, 2011.

The service will be held 10:30 a.m., Friday, April 8, at First United Methodist Church in Indianola with cremation following.

Visitation will be held from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, April 7, at Overton Funeral Home in Indianola where family will be present 5:30 to 8 p.m. to greet friends.

Memorial contributions may be given to the family in his name. Online condolences may be made to http://www.overtonfunerals.com.
He is survived by his wife, Pam Mueller Koster; daughter Samantha Koster and granddaughter, Tatum Koster of Mesa, Ariz; sons Taylor (Amanda) McIntyre of Lisle, Ill. and Reed McIntyre of Indianola; parents Linus and Madonna Koster of Breda; sisters Pat (Ron) Johnson of Apple Valley, Minn., and Linda (Phil) Pudenz of Sioux Falls, S.D; and brothers, Ken (Beth) Koster of Centralia, Mo. and Mike (Judy) Koster of Breda.

He was preceded in death by his brother John Koster.

The Breda News, Breda, Iowa, April 27, 2011

James Francis Koster was born at St. Anthony’s Hospital in Carroll, Iowa on September 30, 1962. He was called to our Lord Jesus Christ on April 2, 2011 in Liberty Center, Iowa. Jim’s initials were given to him by his parents partly in response to the very popular president of 1962.

Jim attended St. Bernard’s Grade School and High School in Breda and graduated from Kuemper High School in 1982. He attended DMACC in Des Moines, Iowa and graduated in 1984 with an Associate Degree.

He made his home in Indianola, Iowa. He worked at the Indianola Grain Elevator for several years and was employed by DTN for several years. He was most recently employed as a salesman with the John Deere Company.

Jim became the proud father of his daughter Samantha in 1989. In 1996 he was married to Pam Mueller, Jim was a guy who knew no strangers. He made friends wherever he went. From his teenage years through his adult life, Jim was always ready and willing to have fun. He loved the outdoors. He loved to go hiking, biking, walking with his dogs, fishing, and kayaking. Jim had many other interests such as auctioneering, gardening, and raising aronia berries. Jim was “living his dream”, he and Pam had recently moved to an acreage and started growing a small field of aronia bushes, Jim was always ready for a challenge, mentally and physically. He studied his interests and hobbies with a passion and pursued his dreams. His love for life and his big smile will be greatly missed.

Jim is survived by his wife, Pam, daughter Samantha Koster and granddaughter Tatum of Mesa, Arizona; stepsons Taylor (Amanda) McIntyre of Lisle, Illinois and Reed McIntyre of Indianola. Jim is also survived by his parents, Linus and Madonna Koster of Breda, Iowa; his sisters Pat (Ron) Johnson of Apple Valley, Minnesota, and Linda (Philip) Pudenz of Sioux Falls, South Dakota and brothers Mike (Judy) Koster of Breda and Ken (Beth) Koster of Centralia, Missouri. He is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his brother John, grandparents Joe and Sophie Koster and Clarence and Clara Goecke.

Funeral services took place in Indianola, Iowa on April 7th and 8th at the First United Methodist Church. A burial will take place in the Breda Cemetery on Saturday, April 30th
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Citations

  1. [S19] Allen Koster, "Email from Allen Koster," e-mail to Kay Davis, December 2001.
  2. [S135] The Carroll Daily Times Herald, Carroll, Iowa, April 6, 2011.

Linda Koster

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FatherLinus Leo Koster (April 11, 1929 - January 19, 2014)
MotherMadonna T. Goecke
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Linda Koster is the daughter of Linus Leo Koster and Madonna T. Goecke

Michael J. Koster

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FatherLinus Leo Koster (April 11, 1929 - January 19, 2014)
MotherMadonna T. Goecke
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Michael J. Koster is the son of Linus Leo Koster and Madonna T. Goecke

Jayne Ellen Heisterkamp

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FatherLeo Adolf Heisterkamp (January 5, 1910 - November 21, 1984)
MotherLeonella M. Wess (May 21, 1910 - November 22, 2007)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Jayne Ellen Heisterkamp is the daughter of Leo Adolf Heisterkamp and Leonella M. Wess

Family

Gary J. Koster
Children 1.Jeff Koster+
 2.Ross J. Koster

Mary Geralyn Heim

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FatherMarvin A. Heim (April 15, 1925 - April 2, 1982)
MotherEsther Rosa Koster
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Mary Geralyn Heim is the daughter of Marvin A. Heim and Esther Rosa Koster

Larry Joseph Heim

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FatherMarvin A. Heim (April 15, 1925 - April 2, 1982)
MotherEsther Rosa Koster
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Larry Joseph Heim is the son of Marvin A. Heim and Esther Rosa Koster

Family

Frances Saleh
Children 1.Lisa Heim
 2.Lorie Heim
 3.David Heim

Richard Edward Heim

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FatherMarvin A. Heim (April 15, 1925 - April 2, 1982)
MotherEsther Rosa Koster
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Richard Edward Heim is the son of Marvin A. Heim and Esther Rosa Koster

Bruce Herbert Heim

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FatherMarvin A. Heim (April 15, 1925 - April 2, 1982)
MotherEsther Rosa Koster
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Bruce Herbert Heim is the son of Marvin A. Heim and Esther Rosa Koster

Barry Jay Koster

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FatherGlenn Koster
MotherMarilyn Kennebeck
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Barry Jay Koster is the son of Glenn Koster and Marilyn Kennebeck

Christopher John Kollasch

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FatherDean Michael Kollasch
MotherMarcia Rita Koster
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Christopher John Kollasch is the son of Dean Michael Kollasch and Marcia Rita Koster

Citations

  1. [S19] Allen Koster, "Email from Allen Koster," e-mail to Kay Davis, December 2001.

E. Philip Koester

M, (June 12, 1913 - June 14, 1913)
FatherPhilip John Koester (January 11, 1880 - January 4, 1943)
MotherKatherine M. Becker (September 8, 1879 - May 14, 1921)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Birth*12 June 1913E. Philip Koester was born on 12 June 1913, at Clinton County, Illinois. 
He was the son of Philip John Koester and Katherine M. Becker
Death*14 June 1913E. Philip Koester died on 14 June 1913, at Clinton County, Illinois. 
Burial*He was buried at St. Cecelia Catholic Cemetery, Bartelso, Clinton County, Illinois

Martin William Koster

M, (August 2, 1952 - May 20, 1969)
FatherKermit Edward Koster (October 27, 1919 - November 30, 2006)
MotherElsie Rose Wolterman (December 9, 1926 - May 9, 1998)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Birth*2 August 1952Martin William Koster was born on 2 August 1952, at Carroll County, Iowa. 
He was the son of Kermit Edward Koster and Elsie Rose Wolterman
Death*20 May 1969Martin William Koster died on 20 May 1969, at Wall Lake, Sac County, Iowa, at age 16. 
Misc*He was remembered in a front page article in the Carroll Daily Times Herald, Carroll, Iowa.
Youth Dies; Sinks in Car of Fertilizer
WALL LAKE - Martin W. Koster, 16, son of Mr. and Mrs. Kermit Koster of Wall Lake, died Wednesday evening in an accident which occurred at the Boyer Valley Fertilizer Company plant where the youth was a part time employee.

He was buried under granulated fertilizer which he was helping unload from a boxcar. Town Marshal Percy Wilcox said Koster was working with another youth, Ron Bodwell, when the accident occurred. They were breaking the fertilizer away from the sides of the car when Koster was trapped by sliding fertilizer and pulled into a hopper. Efforts to revive him failed, according to the marshal.

Requiem mass will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Joseph Catholic Church here, with the Rev. James A. Shanahan as celebrant. Burial will be in the parish cemetery. The parish rosary will be recited at 8 p.m. Thursday at the Farber and Otteman Funeral Home, Wall Lake. Pallbearers will be Gary Roth, Steven Blum, Ronald Bodwell, Glen Koster, Gerald Koster and Randy Wolterman.

Martin was a junior at Wall Lake High School, A son of Kermit and Elsie Wolterman Koster, he was born at Carroll Aug. 2, 1952.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by four brothers, David, in the Army at Fort Lewis, Wash; Joseph, Raymond and Edward, at home; four sisters, Janet, at St. Joseph School of Nursing, Sioux City; Catherine, Barbara and Rose Marie, at home; and his grandmothers, Mrs. Elizabeth Wolterman of Carroll and Mrs. William Koster, Breda.1
 
Burial*He was buried at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Wall Lake, Sac County, Iowa

Citations

  1. [S135] The Carroll Daily Times Herald, Carroll, Iowa, May 22, 1969.

Judith Darlene Koster

F, (January 29, 1964 - January 29, 1964)
FatherKermit Edward Koster (October 27, 1919 - November 30, 2006)
MotherElsie Rose Wolterman (December 9, 1926 - May 9, 1998)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Death*29 January 1964Judith Darlene Koster died on 29 January 1964, at Carroll, Carroll County, Iowa. 
Birth*29 January 1964She was born on 29 January 1964, at Carroll, Carroll County, Iowa. 
She was the daughter of Kermit Edward Koster and Elsie Rose Wolterman
Burial*Judith Darlene Koster was buried at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, Wall Lake, Sac County, Iowa