Carol R. (Kingdon) Koerner, 83 of Cullom, IL., died Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 5:17PM at OSF St. Joseph Medical Center, Bloomington, IL.
Her funeral will be held on Thursday, January 12 2017 at 11:00AM at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Cullom, IL. with Rev. Mauricio Vieira officiating. Burial will be in West Lawn cemetery, Cullom, IL. There will be no visitation. Memorials in Carol’s name may be made to Cullom Public Library. Calvert & Martin Funeral Home, Cullom is handling the arrangements.
Carol was born on April 1, 1933 in Pontiac, IL., a daughter of Erve and Gertrude A. (Schmidt) Kingdon. She married Duane “Dewey” Koerner on November 28, 1953 in Cullom, IL. He preceded her in death on March 5, 2005. Surviving is one daughter: Catherine Koerner of Morton, IL. and one son: Michael Koerner of Minneapolis, MN.; two grandsons: Graham Goenne and Ethan Goenne; one sister: Marian Kerrins of Cullom, IL. Carol was preceded in death by one brother: Paul Kingdon and one sister: Dorothy Kingdon Adamson.
Carol was educated in Cullom schools and was a homemaker. She was partner in Koerner Construction in Cullom, IL. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church-Cullom.