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1901 2nd Ave North West, Cullman, AL

OBITUARY

Mary Charlene Koehler

July 11, 1942May 8, 2020
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Mary Charlene Koehler, of Vinemont, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2020 at the age of 77. She was born on July 11, 1942 to Gustav and Elizabeth Stewart Koehler. She attended Kelly school and Cullman High School where she graduated from at the age of 16. Charlene spent many years as a homemaker before continuing her education at Cullman College where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree. She taught 2nd grade at Vinemont Elementary School for several years then later worked and retired from the State of Alabama as a Social Worker in the Food Stamp Division. Charlene attended Vinemont First Baptist Church. She loved animals and supported different wildlife foundations. She was a huge Alabama Football fan and loved reading. She is preceded in death by her parents; sisters: Betty Gandy and Laura Mae White and brother, Ralph Koehler. Survivors include her daughter, Jill (Kerry) Thompson; sons: Stanley (Beth) Parker and Gary (Rhonda) Parker; sisters: Clarice (Charles) Shafer and Dorothy (Tommy) Kelly; 6 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. A private family funeral service will be on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Moss Service Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Cullman Memory Gardens. Moss Service Funeral Home directing. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in memory of Charlene to the Cullman Animal Shelter. Condolences and special memories may be shared with the family at mossservicefh.com

  • FAMILY

  • Jill Thompson (Kerry), Daughter
  • Stanley Parker (Beth), Son
  • Gary Parker (Rhonda), Son
  • Clarice Shafer (Charles), Sister
  • Dorothy Kelly (Tommy), Sister
  • Six Grandchildren, Grandchildren
  • Nine Great Grandchildren, Great Grandchildren
  • _______Preceded in Death, __________
  • Gustav Koehler, Father (deceased)
  • Elizabeth Stewart Koehler, Mother (deceased)
  • Betty Gandy, Sister (deceased)
  • Laura Mae White, Sister (deceased)
  • Ralph Koehler, Brother (deceased)

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Biography

Mary Charlene Koehler, of Vinemont, passed away on Friday, May 8, 2020 at the age of 77. She was born on July 11, 1942 to Gustav and Elizabeth Stewart Koehler. She attended Kelly school and Cullman High School where she graduated from at the age of 16. Charlene spent many years as a homemaker before continuing her education at Cullman College where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree. She taught 2nd grade at Vinemont Elementary School for several years then later worked and retired from the State of Alabama as a Social Worker in the Food Stamp Division.
Charlene attended Vinemont First Baptist Church. She loved animals and supported different wildlife foundations. She was a huge Alabama Football fan and loved reading.
She is preceded in death by her parents; sisters: Betty Gandy and Laura Mae White and brother, Ralph Koehler.
Survivors include her daughter, Jill (Kerry) Thompson; sons: Stanley (Beth) Parker and Gary (Rhonda) Parker; sisters: Clarice (Charles) Shafer and Dorothy (Tommy) Kelly; 6 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
A private family funeral service will be on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Moss Service Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Cullman Memory Gardens. Moss Service Funeral Home directing. In lieu of flowers donations may be made in memory of Charlene to the Cullman Animal Shelter.
Condolences and special memories may be shared with the family at mossservicefh.com

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