Monday, September 10th, 2007
Klela Faye Kohnen, 76, of Celina, died at 7:35 p.m. Sept. 8, 2007, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater.
She was born July 29, 1931, in Rockford, to Luther and Gladine Shock Strete. On Sept. 2, 1952, she married Donald J. Kohnen, who survives.
Also surviving are five sons, Michael (Judy), Chesterfield, Va., Phil, Celina; Henry, Careyville, Tenn., William (Marie), Titusville, Fla., and Joseph (Stacy), Defiance; four daughters, Melinda (Craig), Vaughn, Waynesville, Terri (Tim) Wenning and Rosemary Yaney, all of Celina, and Kathy (Allan) Skiver, Defiance; a brother; two sisters; 16 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and numerous stepgrandchildren.
Deceased are a brother, Jerry Strete; and a grandson.
She was a graduate of the former Rockford High School and a member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Celina.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church, the Rev. Thomas Brenberger officiating. Burial is at St. Marys Catholic Cemetery, Celina.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. today and 9-10 a.m. Tuesday at Lehman-Hogenkamp-Dzendzel Funeral Home, Celina.
Condolences can be sent to LHDfuneralhome.com.