- KOERNER, Althea M.
- Date of Death:
- Jan 20, 2013
Althea Margaret Koerner, age 87 of O’Fallon, Missouri died Sunday January 20, 2013. She was born June 25, 1925 in Saint Louis, Missouri the daughter of Joseph Laskowitz and Altha Embree who preceded her in death.
In 1943 Althea married Henry Joseph Koerner in Saint Charles, Missouri.
The most important aspect of life to Althea was her family. She loved not just her children but her extended family as well. Althea was a very loving grandmother and was always there to lend a hand when needed.
Until Mrs. Koerner’s retirement she worked for the Normandy Fire Department for 10 years.
Dear mother and mother-in-law of Althea (Penny) and Richard Knubley of Summerfield, Florida, Kenneth and Lisa Koerner of Reno, Nevada, Sherry Griffin of Wentzville, Missouri and Henry (Jerry) and Madge Koerner of St. Peters, Missouri. Dear sister of Jeanne Neiner of St. Peters, Missouri. Dear Grandmother of 6 and Great Grandmother of 6.
She was preceded in death by her beloved husband and her parents.
Family and friends wishing to honor Althea’s memory may make a memorial contribution to the Alzheimer Foundation of America, 322 Eight Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001 (866) AFA-8484 or (866-232-8484) www.alzfdn.org or in care of Alternative Funeral and Cremation Services, 2115 Parkway Dr., Saint Peters, Missouri, 63376