Marjorie A. Koehler, age 86, of Winona, passed away on Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at the Ecumen Centennial House Senior Living in Apple Valley, MN.
She was born on October 15, 1933, in Minneapolis, MN, to John and Ruth (Wyandt) Lester. Marjorie was united in marriage with Lloyd “Curly” Koehler on July 21, 1951, in Winona, and he preceded her in death on January 30, 1993.
Prior to her retirement, Marjorie was employed with Cytec-Fiberite, and was proud of her contributions to the US Space shuttle programs. She was a member of St. Matthew’s Ev. Lutheran Church and loved cooking, dancing and planting her flowers every spring.
Marjorie is survived by her children: Ronald Koehler, Coon Rapids, MN; Mike (Heather) Koehler, Apple Valley, MN; Randy (Eve) Koehler, Granite Bay, CA; and Sharlene (Gary) Kujak, Rochester, MN; grandchildren: Timothy Koehler, Jennifer (Cain) Koehler, Emma Koehler, Meadow Koehler, Scott Kujak, Heather (Busack) Kujak and Savannah; great-grandchildren: Kolton, Abbott, Lyra, Teagan, Katelyn and Thomas; as well as sisters: Dolores Abril, Lakewood, CA; and Lorraine Adamek, McMinnville, OR; as well as many nieces, nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, and her brother, Richard.
Due to current health concerns, a family graveside service and burial will be held at Woodlawn Cemetery in Winona.
In lieu of flowers, it is respectfully requested that memorials in Marjorie's honor be directed to the Ecumen Centennial House 14625 Pennock Avenue Apple Valley, MN 55124, in appreciation of the excellent care she received.
Online condolences or memories may be left for Marjorie’s family at www.watkowski-mulyck.com.
Watkowski-Mulyck Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements.
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