Obituary for Wed., Nov. 4, 2015

Published 12:02 am Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Shirley Mae Kohler

Shirley Mae Kohler, age 84, of Elba, passed away Mon.,

Nov. 2, 2015, at Andalusia Manor. A celebration of her life service will be held at Basin Baptist Church later this month.

Funeral services and burial will take place in Jackson Township, N.J., where she will be laid to rest beside her late husband John H. Kohler II.

Mrs. Kohler is survived by her daughters, Betty (Sam) Cooper of Elba, Kelley (Jimmy) Faulkner of Andalusia, and Shirley (John) Petrella, of Perrineville, N.J.; son, John H. (Nancy) Kohler, III, Toms River, N.J.; son-in-law, Mike Harding, Osceola Mills, Pa.; brother, Frank Clayton, California; and sister Valerie (John) Kuriger of New Brockton.

Other survivors include 15 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband John H. Kohler II; a daughter, Bonnie Harding; and her parents, Elizabeth and Ellis Clayton. Hayes Funeral Home of Elba is serving the Kohler family.