Jean K. Kohler

Jean K. Kohler

Jean K. Kohler, 79, of Anna, died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020, at Manor Court in Carbondale. 

She was born on Feb. 7, 1941, in Jonesboro, the daughter of Herbert and Agnes Barnhart Coats. 

She married Bon Kohler on June 18, 1960, in Anna.

Mrs. Kohler is survived by her husband, Bon Kohler of Anna; children Greg (Sandy) Kohler of Jonesboro, Kelly (Shane Boyd) Bowen of Dongola and Nicole Kohler of Jonesboro; grandchildren Dusty (Natalie) Miller, Amber (Dylan) Sturgeon, Alyssa (Jake Pecord) Kohler, Nedon (Caitlyn) Bowen, Mason Watkins and Ava Rosenthal; great-grandchildren Elizabeth Miller, Sutton Sturgeon, William Bowen and Robbie Bowen; a sister, Anita (Jerry) Hargis of Mesa, Ariz.; other relatives and friends. 

She was preceded in death by her parents; and by two brothers, Herbert Jr. and Bobby Coats.

She loved sewing, reading, horseback riding and camping. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Jonesboro and she loved the Lord. 

Graveside funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 24, at the Jonesboro Cemetery, with the Rev. Perry Williams officiating, with interment immediately following.

Memorials can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. 

To view the obituary and to leave online condolences for the family, visit 

Rendleman & Hileman Funeral Home in Anna was in charge of arrangements.

The Gazette-Democrat

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Anna, Illinois 62906
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