Bruce A. KOHL

Bruce A. Kohl

SHELBYVILLE, KY - Bruce A. Kohl, 63, of Shelbyville, Kentucky, formerly of Pawnee, IL died Tuesday, December 18, 2012 in Louisville.

He was a native of Springfield, Illinois. He was A U S Army veteran and retired from State of Illinois Department of Public Health.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Virginia Grimmett Kohl and special aunt, Vivian Smith.

He is survived by his wife, Sonja Boggs Kohl, Shelbyville; daughter, Kristin Ford (Brian), Champaign, IL; son, Sean Kohl (Brittani Smith), Pawnee, IL; granddaughter, Alyssa Kohl, Pawnee, IL; best friend, Joe Ashcraft, Springfield, IL; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and other special family members.

Funeral services will be 11:00 A. M. Friday, December 21, 2012 at the Shannon Funeral Home with Rev. Edward Coleman officiating. Visitation will be 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, December 20, 2012 at the funeral home. Burial will be in Grove Hill Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of America 386 Park Ave. South 17th Floor New York City, New York 10016.

Published in The State Journal-Register on Dec. 20, 2012