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Edna Koehn

January 20, 2020

Edna Koehn 95, died January 20, 2020 at her rural Newton residence.  She was born December 8, 1924 in Halstead, Kansas to Enoch D. and Anna (Smith) Koehn.


On September 10, 1951 she married Harlan Koehn at Burns, Kansas. After 64 years of marriage Harlan preceded her in death on June 26, 2015.


Edna was a longtime member of the Burns community where she worked alongside her husband who was a farmer stockman.


She was an active member of Eden Mennonite Church in Burns.


Survivors include: son Steve and his wife Barbara Koehn and daughter Beverly all of Newton, Kansas; four grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.


Edna is preceded in death by her husband, parents, daughter Diann; 8 sisters and 3 brothers.


Funeral service will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, January 24, 2020 at Eden Mennonite Church in Burns, Kansas with presiding Minister’s Darwin Schmidt and Roland Koehn officiating.  Visitation with the family will be 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday at Eden Mennonite Church in Rural Burns.                            


Burial will be in the Eden Mennonite Church Cemetery in Burns.


Memorials are suggested in Edna’s memory to the family  in care of Petersen Funeral Home. 

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