Ethel Mae Kohler, 103


Ethel Mae Kohler, 103, of New Rumley passed away Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, in New Dawn Health Care Center, Dover.Ethel Mae Kohler obit

Born April 16, 1912, in Woodsfield, she was a daughter of the late Henry J. Hendrix and Lilly Pearl Moose Hendrix.

Ethel was a devoted member of New Rumley United Methodist Church. She was an avid gardener who enjoyed baking and making quilts. What she loved most was being a homemaker and spending time with her family.

She is survived by two daughters, Betty (Edward) Albright of Jewett and Kay Crall of New Philadelphia; grandchildren, Jim (Barb) Albright, Janice (Michael) Dyer, Jim (Tracy) Arbogast, Jeff (Kathy) Arbogast and Kenny (Kristin) Crall; great grandchildren Joshua Albright, Kayla and Jack Dyer, Molly and Zach Arbogast, Kaci (Brad) Peeples and Cyrus Crall; a great-great granddaughter, Josie Albright; and a sister, Jeannie (Richard) Stevens of Carrollton.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Floyd Kohler, in August of 1962; her second husband, Donald Kohler, in December of 1988; a daughter, Glenda Arbogast; sons-in-law, Carl Crall and James Arbogast; a great granddaughter, Tara Dyer; four brothers Chester, James, William and Kenneth; and three sisters Lavada Miller, Iverna Etling and Ada Finnicum.

Services were held March 2 in Koch Funeral Home, Scio with Pastor Kevin Anslow and Pastor David Lee officiating. Burial followed in Fairview Cemetery, Jewett.