Oct 8, 1954
Mrs. Emma KlenckKoerner,
79, widow of George Koerner, died at Thursday (7 Oct 1954) in an Evansville hospital where she had been a patient
for the last 24 years. Carcinoma was the cause of death.
Mr. Koerner, the husband, a carpenter employed for
many years by Keck-Gonnerman Co., died in 1935.
The body of Mrs. Koerner has been brought to the Short-Niehaus Funeral Home in Mt.Vernon and friends are invited to call there
The funeral service will be conducted in the Short-Niehaus
chapel at Monday. Rev. August E. Binder, pastor of Trinity
Evangelical and ReformerChurch of which the deceased was a member for
many years, will officiate. Burial will be in Bellefontaine cemetery.
The deceased was a native of Robinson township but
came to Mt.Vernon for residence as a girl.
Surviving are a son, Alvin G. Koerner, a linotype
operator employed by the Wabash Plain Dealer and Times-State, Wabash, In; two
grandchildren and on great-grandchild and a half brother, Phillip Klenck. Evansville.