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Margery Koehl Aug. 3, 1913 - July 28, 2009

MORRIS -- Margery Elizabeth Koehl, 95, of Morris, died Tuesday at her home.

The service will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the Apostolic Christian Church in rural Morris. Burial will be in the church cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. today at Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to the service at the church.

She was born Aug. 3, 1913, in Larchwood, Iowa, to Chris and Elizabeth (Messner) Koehl. The family moved to Morris where she grew up and graduated from Morris Public Schools. She moved to Peoria, Ill., where she worked for Bell Telephone Company. When she retired from the telephone company, she moved to Texas for a short time before moving back to Morris in 1983.

She was a member of the Apostolic Christian Church since 1930. After her retirement, she volunteered at Morris Public Schools and the RFC.

She is survived by one sister: Thelma Dogotch of Hancock.

She was preceded in death by five brothers.