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Jul 26, 1954

Mrs. Louisa Koch Muller 72, widow of Joseph W. Muller and a highly respected, life-long resident of Posey county died at 11:30 p.m. Saturday (24 Jul 1954) at her home in Eastern Black township on R.R 1, Mt. Vernon.


A native of the Blairsville community in Robinson township, a daughter of John Koch, she had resided in the Eastern Black township neighborhood for over 50 years.


The body is at the Short-Niehaus Funeral Home in Mt. Vernon and will remain there until it is taken to St. Matthew's Catholic Chuch of which the deceased was a devout member for Requirm High Mass at 9 a.m. Wednesday.  Father Raymond B. Smith, St. Matthew's pastor, will be the celebrant of the Mass.  Burial will be in the church cemetery.


Surviving are three daughters, Mrs. Audley Wolfinger, R. R. 1, Mrs. Malcolm Benner, Mt. Vernon, and Miss Alvera Muller, R. R 1; four sons, Charles, R. R. 1, Alphonse and John F., Mt. Vernon and William J., R. R. 2, Chandler, Ind; seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren, and two brothers, Joe Koch,  Chicago, and George Koch, Evansville.


Originally submitted by Betty Sellers