Herbert Wayne KOELLING

Herbert Wayne KOELLING

Male 1924 - 2017  (92 years)

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  • Name Herbert Wayne KOELLING 
    Born 19 May 1924  Talmage, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Obituary Herb W. Koelling, 92, passed away Sunday, February 26th, in Enterprise. He was born May 19, 1924 in near Talmage, the son of Benjamin A. and Rena E. (Bowyer) Koelling. Growing up in t he area, Herb attended local schools and graduated from Talmage High School. He was a World War II naval veteran having served in the Pacific Theater. on March 6, 1944, Herb married Doris Steffen. Most of their married life was spent in Abilene. He had been employed by the state of Kansas as an engineer in road and bridge construction. Doris preceded him in death June 17, 1997. On may 23, 1998, he married Letha Nelson. All of their married life was spent in Abilene. She preceded him in death July 10 2010. Herb enjoyed K.U. basketball, woodworking, golf and fishing. He was also preceded in death by: his parents; a sister, Lorna Owen; a brother Dale Koelling and a step daughter Beth Veltman.Herb is survived by: four daughters, Sandy Elliott of Abilene; Judy Wolf of Wichita; Donna Blaylock of Canton; Shirley Koelling of Wichita; two sisters, Vivian Detrich of Abilene and Alice Kingston of Atchison; two brothers, Alfred Koelling of Abilene and Butch Koelling of Olathe; two step daughters, Denise Pierson of Hanover; Jeannine Baughman of Salina; two step sons; Danny Nelson of Junction City; Stewart Nelson of Enterprise and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great-grand children and great-great-great-grandchildren.Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Thursday, March 2nd, at the Danner Funeral Home with Pastor Ed Mathis officiating. Inurnment will follow in the Abilene Cemetery. The family suggests memorial contributions in his name be made to the Hospice of Dickinson County. The may be left at or sent in care of the Danner Funeral Home POB 758 Abilene, Kansas 67410. 
    Occupation Engineer 
    Died 26 Feb 2017  Enterprise, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 92 years 
    Buried Abilene Cemetery, Abilene , Dickinson County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
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    KOELLING, Herbert Wayne
    KOELLING, Herbert Wayne
    Headstones
    KOELLING, Herbert Wayne & Letha
    KOELLING, Herbert Wayne & Letha
    Abilene Cemetery, Abilene, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA
    Plot: Section H
    Person ID I1326  Roe Family Tree
    Last Modified 15 Dec 2020 

    Father Benjamin Alfred KOELLING,   b. 15 Oct 1896, Brown County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Dec 1970, Talmage, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Rena Ellen BOWYER,   b. 20 Jun 1901, Talmage, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1992, Abilene, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years) 
    Married 4 Mar 1920  Talmage, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F412  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Doris Jean STEFFEN,   b. 17 Nov 1927, Industry, Clay County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Jun 1997, Marion, Marion County,Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years) 
    Married 6 Mar 1944 
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F2080  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Letha NELSON,   b. 16 Feb 1928, Longford, Clay County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 2010, Abilene, Dickinson County, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 23 May 1998 
    Last Modified 3 Apr 2019 
    Family ID F2081  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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