Sue C. (Spees) Kohler
1931 - 2020
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Sue C. Kohler, 89, of Wapakoneta, died 11:40 p.m., Sunday, June 28, 2020, at her home with her family at her side.
She was born Feb. 9, 1931, in St. Marys, the daughter of James and Naomi (Lammers) Spees, who preceded her in death. On Sept. 1, 1951, she married Karl P. Kohler, and he died September 2011.
Survivors include two sons, Kevin (Carla) Kohler, Wapakoneta, and Kim (Lisa) Kohler, Chelsea, Alabama; five grandchildren, Matt, Ryan, Heather, Kendra, and Kimberly; seven great grandchildren; a sister, Mary Lou Sunderland, Buckland.
She was preceded in death by a brother, James Spees, and a brother-in-law, Robert Sunderland.
Sue owned and operated the Window Dressing Co., Wapakoneta. She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Wapakoneta. Her other memberships included the Junior Service League, the former Christian Mothers Sodality, and the Wapakoneta Country Club. Sue was a 1949 graduate of Blume High School. She enjoyed sewing, playing golf, and reading.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, July 3, 2020, at the St. Joseph Catholic Church, with Rev. Sean Wilson officiating. Burial of the cremated remains will follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery, Wapakoneta. The family will receive family and friends from 6 to 8 p.m., Thursday at the Eley Funeral Home & Crematory, St. Rt. 501, Wapakoneta. Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Rita's Hospice, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, or St. Joseph Catholic Church. Condolences may be expressed at While we ask that social distancing be maintained, family and friends are welcome to attend.

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Published in Wapakoneta Daily News from Jun. 30 to Jul. 4, 2020.
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July 1, 2020
sue was my first cousin. She is well known to all of us as she wasnt a shy person. She always made me feel that she was happy to see me with a great big smile and hug. She will be missed by all who knew her. To her family, I am sorry for your loss.
Cheryl Lammers Weaver
Cheryl Weaver
June 30, 2020
What a nice gal. Always enjoyed my visits with her. She made my Christmas curtains an I just love them.
Sue was a good friend to my sister
Lois Ann.
My thoughts and prayers are with
her family.
Janet swartz
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