Edwin Koerner, age 82 of Beaver Dam, died on Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at Hillside Manor.
The visitation will be at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Horicon on Friday, December 9, 2011 from 9:30 AM until 10:45 AM. The Mass of Christian Burial will be at the church on Friday at 11:00 AM with Fr. Mike Petrie. Burial will follow at Oakhill Cemetery in Horicon.
Edwin Ulysses Koerner was born on July 16, 1929 in the Burnett Township to Carl and Angeline (Bartell) Koerner. He was a 1947 graduate of Beaver Dam High School. On October 8, 1955, Edwin was united in marriage with Nancy Clarke in Beaver Dam. Edwin worked at John Deere Horicon Works for 23 years and was a farmer over 60 years. He enjoyed his time camping with his family. He also enjoyed deer hunting and spending time with his family at the cabin. Edwin was an all around Wisconsin sports fan and loved rooting on the Packers, Badgers and Brewers. He was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Parish.
Survivors are his children, Jane (Gregory) Hechimovich of Burnett, Mary (Tom) Muenchow of West Allis, and Glenn (Carla) Koerner, of Burnett; grandchildren, Jennifer (Matthew) Szabo, Derek (Marie) Hechimovich, Kirsten Muenchow, Max Muenchow, Jacob Koerner, and Mitchell Koerner; great grandchildren, Lincoln and Livia Hechimovich; brother, Roland Koerner of Burnett, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Nancy in 1987, brother, Robert Koerner, and son, Robert C. Koerner in 2011.
The family suggests that memorials be made in Edwin Koerner”s name to Sacred Heart Catholic Parish, PO Box 27, Horicon, WI 53032.
The Murray Funeral Home, 716 Clinton Street in Horicon, is caring for the family. To leave condolences, for directions, or for other information, please visit our website at www.MurrayFH.com.
Friday, December 9th, 2011, 9:30am – 10:45am, Sacred Heart Catholic Church-Horicon
Friday, December 9th, 2011, 11:00am, Sacred Heart Catholic Church-Horicon
Oak Hill Cemetery-Horicon