Brian Holladay

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Dee Ann Stevens

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FatherMerle A. Stevens (November 12, 1919 - July 26, 2014)
MotherJeanette Maxedon
Dee Ann Stevens is the daughter of Merle A. Stevens and Jeanette Maxedon

Georgia Bruce Ellenburg

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ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Birth*11 February 1918Georgia Bruce Ellenburg was born on 11 February 1918. 
Marriage*March 1962She married Merle John Koester, son of John Koester and Emma Stangl, in March 1962, at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas. 
Death*9 May 1997Georgia Bruce Ellenburg died on 9 May 1997, at Dallas, Dallas County, Texas, at age 79. 
Burial*She was buried at Thompson Cemetery, Lavon, Collin County, Texas

Family

Merle John Koester (November 4, 1933 - September 21, 1974)

Rita Clara Venner

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Funeral Card
FatherJohn Hubert Venner (November 4, 1882 - October 7, 1980)
MotherMargaret Rutten (November 12, 1888 - July 10, 1946)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Birth*7 December 1928Rita Clara Venner was born on 7 December 1928, at Breda, Carroll County, Iowa. 
She was the daughter of John Hubert Venner and Margaret Rutten
Marriage*11 April 1953Rita Clara Venner married Louis William Koester, son of George Henry Koester and Veronica Nagl, on 11 April 1953, at St. Francis Catholic Church, Maple River, Carroll County, Iowa. 
Death*19 September 1994Rita Clara Venner died on 19 September 1994, at Des Moines, Polk County, Iowa, at age 65. 
Misc*She was remembered in an obituary in the Carroll Daily Times Herald, Carroll, Iowa.
Rita C. Koester
Mass of the Christian burial for Rita C. Koester, 65, will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at Holy Spirit Catholic Church in Carroll with the Rev. Richard Remmers and Monsignor O.W. Koester officiating. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery in Willey.

Mrs. Koester of Carroll died Monday, Sept 19, 1994, at Mercy Hospital Medical Center in Des Moines.

Mass servers will be Chuck and Andy Stoolman. Gift bearers will be grandchildren. Eucharistic ministers will be Dorothy Bellinghausen, Albin Venner and Cyril Venner. Lector will be Sheryl Stoolman. Casket bearers will be Ken Venner, Gene Venner, Bob Benner, David Redig, Dale Bellinghausen and Dennis Venner.

Born Dec. 7, 1928, at Breda, she was a daughter of John and Margaret (Rutten) Venner. She attended St. Francis School in Maple River for eight years.

On April 11, 1953, she married Louis W. Koester at St. Francis Church in Maple River with Monsignor O.W. Koester officiating. Mrs. Koester was a homemaker. She also helped with the cleaning of Holy Spirit Church for many years. She was a member of Holy Spirit Parish and its Ladies Guild and the Legion of Mary.

Survivors include her husband, Louis Koester of Carroll; nine children and their spouses: Pat Kult and her husband, Steve, of Coon Rapids, Jerry Koester and his wife, Denise, of Coon Rapids, Mary Wolf and her husband, Brett, of Denver, Colo., Betty McCaffrey and her husband, Mike, of Carroll, John Koester of Breda, Kathy Koester of Carroll, John Koester of Breda, Christy Gute and her husband, Brandon, of Storm Lake and Paul Koester and his wife, Beth of Newton; 12 grandchildren; and brothers and sisters, Lawrence Venner, Helen Meister, Albin Venner and Dorothy Bellinghausen, all of Carroll, Marie Redig and Cyril Venner, both of Arcadia, Florence Bellinghausen of Laurens, and Tony and Ed Venner, both of Manning.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her parents-in-law, George and Veronica Koester; and two brothers, Clarence and Andrew Venner.1
 
Burial*22 September 1994She was buried on 22 September 1994, at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery, Willey, Carroll County, Iowa

Family

Louis William Koester (March 24, 1927 - November 26, 1994)
Children 1.Patricia A. Koester
 2.Jerome John Koester+ (February 2, 1955 - January 23, 2020)
 3.Mary Koester+
 4.Betty Koester+
 5.William A. Koester
 6.Kathy Koester
 7.John Phillip Koester
 8.Christine M. Koester
 9.Paul Andrew Koester

Citations

  1. [S135] The Carroll Daily Times Herald, Carroll, Iowa, September 21, 1994.

Patricia A. Koester

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FatherLouis William Koester (March 24, 1927 - November 26, 1994)
MotherRita Clara Venner (December 7, 1928 - September 19, 1994)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Patricia A. Koester is the daughter of Louis William Koester and Rita Clara Venner

Stephen C. Kult

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FatherEdwin J. Kult
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Stephen C. Kult is the son of Edwin J. Kult

Jerome John Koester

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Jerome J. "Jerry" Koester, 1933 - 2020
FatherLouis William Koester (March 24, 1927 - November 26, 1994)
MotherRita Clara Venner (December 7, 1928 - September 19, 1994)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Birth*2 February 1955Jerome John Koester was born on 2 February 1955, at Carroll, Carroll County, Iowa. 
He was the son of Louis William Koester and Rita Clara Venner
Death*23 January 2020Jerome John Koester died on 23 January 2020, at Corning, Adams County, Iowa, at age 64. 
Misc*He was remembered in an obituary from the Dahn & Woodhouse Funeral Home, Coon Rapids, Iowa.
Jerome J. "Jerry" Koester
Jerome “Jerry” John Koester, age 64, of Coon Rapids, IA, passed away on Thursday, January 23, 2020, due to injuries suffered in an automobile accident near Corning, IA.

Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 A.M. on Thursday, January 30, 2020 at Annunciation Catholic Church in Coon Rapids with Fr. Kevin Richter as Celebrant. Lectors for the Mass will be Nic Klocke and Mitchell Klocke. Gift bearers will be Stacy McCaffrey and Ashley Otto. Eucharistic Ministers will be Pat Kult and Mike McCaffrey. Mass Server will be Camden Davis. Casket bearers will be Ron Campos, Jeff Halbur, Donna Parrish, Mike Potthoff, Jennifer Wells Randolph, and Deb Romey. Burial will be in the Union Township Cemetery near Coon Rapids.

Friends may call at the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Coon Rapids after 4:00 P.M. on Wednesday where there will be a Christian Wake Service at 7:00 P.M. followed by a Rosary. The casket will be moved to Annunciation Catholic Church at 9:30 A.M. on Thursday where visitation will resume until 10:30 A.M. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of the Dahn and Woodhouse Funeral Home in Coon Rapids and online condolences may be left for the family at www.dahnandwoodhouse.com. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be left at the funeral home or the church at the discretion of the family.

Born on February 2, 1955, in Carroll, IA, he was the son of Louis and Rita (Venner) Koester. Jerry grew up in the Carroll area where he graduated from Kuemper High School in 1973. Following high school he worked for Means Cleaners and then Leslie Paper Company before starting his own business JK Vending which Jerry and Denise have operated for the past 30 years. He was married to Denise Klocke on August 6, 1993 at Annunciation Catholic Church in Coon Rapids by Fr. Fangman. Upon this marriage he became the father of Denise’s two boys: Don and Jacob. He was a member of Annunciation Parish in Coon Rapids. Jerry was an avid Iowa Hawkeyes fan. He will be seeking out Hayden Fry in Heaven to talk football and reminisce on Fry’s philosophy, “that we’re gonna scratch where it itches”. He also enjoyed spending special time with all of his grandkids, his pride and joy. Writing poetry, biking, taking daily walks, traveling, going to concerts with classmates and friends, were a few of his favorite things. Jerry was an Organ Donor, his legacy will live on through the lives of others.

Jerry is survived by his wife Denise Koester of Coon Rapids; two sons: Don Schoeppner of Rapid City, SD, and Jacob Koester of Coon Rapids; six grandchildren; Brooke and Gabby Schoeppner, and Mason, Hunter, Emma, and Jackson Koester; four step-grandchildren: John and Alex Davies, and Carter and Carlie Williams; his siblings: Pat Kult (Steve) of Coon Rapids, Mary Wolf (Brett) of Bakersfield, CA, Betty Koester of Carroll, Bill Koester of Carroll, Kathy “Snookie” Koester of Carroll, John Koester (Sheryl) of Manning, Christine Gute (Brandan) of Cedar Falls, and Paul Koester (Anita) of Newton; his in-laws: Patty Deeth (Mike) of Coon Rapids, Mike Klocke (JoAnn) of Coon Rapids, Nadine Halbur (Rick) of Adel, Tom Klocke (Betty) of Coon Rapids, Lori Soyer (Mark) of Carroll, LeRoy “Jr.” Klocke (Christy) of Arcadia, and Gail Hopkins (Dean) of Ames; and many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Jerry was preceded in death by his parents Louis and Rita Koester and his in-laws LeRoy and Janice Klocke.
 
Burial*He was buried at Union Township Cemetery, Coon Rapids, Carroll County, Iowa

Family

Denise A. Klocke
Children 1.Don Schoeppner+
 2.Jacob Koester+

Denise A. Klocke

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FatherLeRoy Leo Klocke (May 10, 1936 - March 3, 2008)
MotherJanice Catherine Kirsch (May 31, 1937 - August 22, 2015)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Denise A. Klocke is the daughter of LeRoy Leo Klocke and Janice Catherine Kirsch

Family

Jerome John Koester (February 2, 1955 - January 23, 2020)
Children 1.Don Schoeppner+
 2.Jacob Koester+

Mary Koester

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FatherLouis William Koester (March 24, 1927 - November 26, 1994)
MotherRita Clara Venner (December 7, 1928 - September 19, 1994)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Mary Koester is the daughter of Louis William Koester and Rita Clara Venner

Family

Brett Wolf
Children 1.Eric Wolf
 2.Amy Wolf
 3.Nina Wolf

Betty Koester

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FatherLouis William Koester (March 24, 1927 - November 26, 1994)
MotherRita Clara Venner (December 7, 1928 - September 19, 1994)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Betty Koester is the daughter of Louis William Koester and Rita Clara Venner

William A. Koester

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FatherLouis William Koester (March 24, 1927 - November 26, 1994)
MotherRita Clara Venner (December 7, 1928 - September 19, 1994)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
William A. Koester is the son of Louis William Koester and Rita Clara Venner

Kathy Koester

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FatherLouis William Koester (March 24, 1927 - November 26, 1994)
MotherRita Clara Venner (December 7, 1928 - September 19, 1994)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Kathy Koester is the daughter of Louis William Koester and Rita Clara Venner

John Phillip Koester

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FatherLouis William Koester (March 24, 1927 - November 26, 1994)
MotherRita Clara Venner (December 7, 1928 - September 19, 1994)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
John Phillip Koester is the son of Louis William Koester and Rita Clara Venner

Christine M. Koester

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FatherLouis William Koester (March 24, 1927 - November 26, 1994)
MotherRita Clara Venner (December 7, 1928 - September 19, 1994)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Christine M. Koester is the daughter of Louis William Koester and Rita Clara Venner

Family

Brandon Gute

Brandon Gute

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FatherWalter Joseph Gute (May 7, 1935 - December 18, 2008)
MotherFrances Furne (March 2, 1936 - October 19, 1992)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Brandon Gute is the son of Walter Joseph Gute and Frances Furne

Paul Andrew Koester

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FatherLouis William Koester (March 24, 1927 - November 26, 1994)
MotherRita Clara Venner (December 7, 1928 - September 19, 1994)
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Paul Andrew Koester is the son of Louis William Koester and Rita Clara Venner

Ashley (Mrs. Bill) Koester

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ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)

Karoline Ann Koester

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FatherDavid N. Koester
MotherMary Alice Knievel
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Karoline Ann Koester is the daughter of David N. Koester and Mary Alice Knievel

Adrian M. Koester

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FatherDavid N. Koester
MotherMary Alice Knievel
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Adrian M. Koester is the son of David N. Koester and Mary Alice Knievel

Elizabeth Anne Fiddick

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FatherDonald L. Fiddick
MotherNancy A. Koester
ChartsDescendants of Johan Henrich Köster (c. 1712)
Elizabeth Anne Fiddick is the daughter of Donald L. Fiddick and Nancy A. Koester

Family

Don Farrow
Children 1.Clayton Farrow
 2.Paige Farrow