Published on -2/12/2013, 10:02 AM
Louise Koerner, 89, Hays, died Sunday, Feb. 10, 2013, at Via Christi Village, Hays.
She was born April 10, 1923, in Hays to Jacob and Angela (Karlin) Staab.
She married Ralph Koerner on Feb. 23, 1943, in Catharine. He preceded her in death July 23, 2012. She was a homemaker.
She was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hays.
Survivors include two sons, Richard Koerner and wife, Jody, Topeka, and David Koerner and wife, Judy, Lee's Summit, Mo.; a daughter, Ann Koerner and husband, Rich Camp, Plymouth, Minn.; two sisters, Mary Alice Kundred and husband, John, and Cecilia Staab, all of Hays; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Thomas and Herbert Koerner; five brothers, Herbert, Raymond, James, Leo and Frank Staab; and four sisters, Alice Staab, Alexius Staab, Clara Staab Rohr and Angela Koerner.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hays; burial in St. Joseph Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5:30 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and from 9 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, both at Brock's North Hill Chapel, 2509 Vine, Hays, KS 67601.
A rosary will be at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, followed by a vigil at 7 p.m., both at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to Thomas More Prep-Marian High School in care of the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to the family by guestbook at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com or emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.