Today
88°
Partly Sunny
10%
Tonight
66°
Partly Cloudy
10%
Tomorrow
88°
Partly Sunny
3%
Tomorrow Night
63°
Mostly Clear
2%
Saturday
86°
Mostly Sunny
2%
Saturday Night
62°
Mostly Clear
2%
Sunday
86°
Sunny
2%
Sunday Night
62°
Mostly Clear
3%
Monday
85°
Mostly Sunny
3%
Monday Night
62°
Mostly Clear
5%
Tuesday
84°
Partly Sunny
6%
Tuesday Night
62°
Partly Cloudy
10%
3 Day
Extended
Wednesday, July 29th, 2009
Roger Koons
Roger R. Koons, 69, of 303 Orchard Drive, St. Marys, died at 7:18 p.m. July 27, 2009, in the emergency department at Joint Township District Memorial Hospital, St. Marys.
He was born March 6, 1940, in St. Marys to Norman "Pete" and Rachel Stewart Koons. On July 27, 1963, he married Diane S. Haney, who survives.
Other survivors are, two daughters, Heidi (Daniel) Lemmerman and Heather (Carl) Moeller, and a son, Tim (Mary) Koons, all of St. Marys; a sister, Karen (Lou) Dimitroff, Vienna, Va.; and eight grandchildren.
He retired from the former Goodyear Tire & Rubber Co., St.Marys, where he was employed as a chemical engineer. He was a member of the St. Paul's United Church of Christ, St. Marys. He was a 1958 graduate of St. Marys Memorial High School and received a bachelor's degree in engineering from Indiana Technical Institute, Ft. Wayne, Ind.
Services are 10:30 a.m. Friday at the church, the Rev. Dr. Ed Bray, officiating. Burial is at Elm Grove Cemetery, St. Marys
Calling is 24 and 68 p.m. Thursday at the Miller Funeral Home, St. Marys and after 9:30 a.m. on Friday at the church.
Contributions can be made to the American Lung Association for cancer research or the Epilepsy Foundation.