Flora Kohler

Saturday, March 31, 2007

ANNA, Ill. -- Flora Kohler, 95, of Anna died Friday, March 30, 2007, at Union County Nursing Home.

She was born Sept. 25, 1911, at Frohna, Mo., daughter of Karl and Marie Mungle Schlichting. She and Ual L. Kohler were married April 1, 1930. He died March 16, 1989.

Kohler retired from Clyde Choate Mental Health Center. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Jonesboro, Ill.

Survivors include a daughter, Geraldine "Gerry" Smith of Anna; two sons, Eugene and Bon Kohler of Jonesboro; a brother, Melvin Schlichting of Anna; a sister, Nelta Petrie of Fort Collins, Colo.; six grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by an infant son, two brothers and three sisters.

Visitation will be from noon to service time Sunday at Crain Funeral Home in Anna.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, with Joe Aldridge officiating. Burial will be in Jonesboro Cemetery.