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Paul H. Koehn

March 17, 2019

Paul Harry Koehn, 95, of Newton, went home to be with his
Lord on Sunday, March 17, 2019. He passed away at Asbury
Park, where he had been a resident for three years. BotTI in
Meno, Oklahoma on March 20, 1923, he was the son of
Benjamin A. and Leah (Johnson) Koehn. He was married to
Fern D. (Epp) Koehn in Newton on November 2, 1947.

Paul was a long-time member of the First Mennonite Church of
Newton. He served in the Army during World War II and
received a Purple Heart and a Soldiers Medal. He then worked
for Boeing Aircraft before becoming self-employed in the
vacuum cleaner business. Paul enjoyed spending time with his
large family, especially his many grandchildren, and was an avid
golfer.

Paul is survived by his wife, Fern; 5 children and their spouses:

Scott H. and Debora (Schierling) Koehn; Steven P. and Tammy
(Phillips) Koehn; Sherrill L. and Mark Martinez; Sandra S. and
Daniel Moses; and Shawn R. and Wade Stroble; 22
grandchildren; 51 great-grandchildren; 7 great-great
grandchildren; two sisters, AIda Reimer and Elvera McClure of
Phoenix, Arizona; and three brothers, Walter, Wilbur and Larry
Koehn of Newton. He was preceded in death by a son, Stanley
R., husband of Nancy (Pauley) Koehn; 6 sisters; and 2 brothers.

A Memorial Service will take place at the First Mennonite
Church, 429 E 1st Street, Newton, Kansas on Friday, March 22,
2019 at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions
may be made to Asbury Park at the following address: Asbury
Park, 200 SW 14th Street, Newton, KS 67114 or

http://www. asbury-park. org/ giving -app .html.

 

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