Ruth Helen KoehlerAge: 9319152008

Name
Ruth Helen Koehler
Given names
Ruth Helen
Surname
Koehler
Birth March 18, 1915 35 33
Birth of a sisterSelma Bertha “Bobbie” Koehler
June 2, 1917 (Age 2)
Birth of a sisterDorothy Irene “Dolly” Koehler
July 18, 1919 (Age 4)
Death of a maternal grandmotherHenriette Wilhelmine Dalchau
February 14, 19225 ab. (Age 6) Age: 82 J.
Cause: Altersschwäche
Note: Witwe Henriette-Wilhelmine Kosak/Kasak, geb. Dalchau


Death of a motherHelene Martha Kosak
January 28, 1936 (Age 20)
MarriageJohn S. CollyerView family
June 10, 1941 (Age 26)

Death of a fatherJulius Albert Kehler
April 24, 1958 (Age 43)
Death of a sisterAmilda Henretta “Mildred” Koehler
March 4, 1989 (Age 73)
Death of a sisterMartha Natalie Koehler
November 26, 1990 (Age 75)
Death of a brotherWilbert Friedrick Koehler
August 14, 1996 (Age 81) Age: 83 J.
Note: Dr. Wilbert K. Koehler, 83, of Monterey, Calif., former physics teacher for Punahou School, died Aug. 14 at home. Koehler was a retired dean and professor of the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, Calif. He also was a U.S. Navy veteran who served during World War II. Koehler is survived by wife Vivian; sons Gary and Robert; sisters Ruth Collyer, Selma Harbour and Dorothy Reed; and four grandchildren. No services.
Death of a husbandJohn S. Collyer
1997 (Age 81)

Death of a sisterDorothy Irene “Dolly” Koehler
November 6, 1999 (Age 84) Age: 80 J
Note: DOROTHY “DOLLY” KOEHLER REED, 80, of Honolulu, died Nov. 6, 1999. Born in Pittsburgh, Pa. A retired professor of mathematics at the University of Hawaii where she taught for 17 years. She also taught in Pohnpei, Japan and American Samoa and was a Fulbright grant recipient at Cornwall College, Montego Bay, Jamaica. Survived by stepson, Ross Reed; stepdaughter, Marcia Reed Whythes; sisters, Ruth Collyer and Selma Harbour; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Service 5 p.m. Wednesday at Atherton Chapel, Central Union Church. No flowers. Aloha attire. Donations to Waikiki Aquarium or charity of choice.
Death September 5, 2008 (Age 93)
Note: Ruth Koehler Collyer, 93,
Burial
Cemetery: North East Cemetery
Family with parents - View family
father
mother
 
Marriage: April 20, 1904Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
17 months
elder sister
Amilda Henretta “Mildred” Koehler
Birth: October 3, 1905 26 24North Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Death: March 4, 1989Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
23 months
elder sister
Martha Natalie Koehler
Birth: September 7, 1907 28 26North Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Death: November 26, 1990Ripley, Chautauqua County, New York
2 years
elder brother
Julius Albert Arnold Koehler
Birth: January 17, 1910 30 28North Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Death: March 14, 1911North Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
18 months
elder brother
Bruno Koehler
Birth: July 17, 1911 32 30North Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Death: April 12, 1912North Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
19 months
elder brother
Wilbert Friedrick Koehler
Birth: February 20, 1913 33 31North Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Death: August 14, 1996Monterey, California
2 years
Ruth Helen Koehler
Birth: March 18, 1915 35 33North Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Death: September 5, 2008Erie, Pennsylvania
2 years
younger sister
Selma Bertha “Bobbie” Koehler
Birth: June 2, 1917 38 36North Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Death: February 19, 2009Anchorage, Alaska
2 years
younger sister
Dorothy Irene “Dolly” Koehler
Birth: July 18, 1919 40 38North Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Death: November 6, 1999Honolulu, Hawaii
Family with John S. Collyer - View family
husband
Ruth Helen Koehler
Birth: March 18, 1915 35 33North Braddock, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania
Death: September 5, 2008Erie, Pennsylvania
 
Marriage: June 10, 1941

Death

Ruth Koehler Collyer, 93, of North East, passed away Friday, September 5, 2008 at Saint Mary's at Asbury Ridge. She was born on March 18, 1915 in Pittsburgh, Pa. a daughter of the late Julius and Martha Kasak Koehler. Ruth was a member of Park United Methodist Church in North East, Pa. She was a primary education teacher for 39 years, having retired in 1972 from the North East School District after 36 years. Ruth was a member of the PA Association of School Retirees and a Life Member of the National Education Association. She was preceded in death by her husband, John S. Collyer in 1997, one brother, Wilbert Koehler and three sisters, Mildred Knappke, Martha Orton and Dorothy Reed. Ruth is survived by a sister, Selma Harbour of Anchorage, Alaska. Also survived by several nieces, nephews, (9 from the Koehler family alone) and many dear friends. Friends are invited to attend a memorial service at the W. Tad Bowers Funeral Home, 92 S. Lake St., North East, Pa. on Thursday at 7 P.M. Rev. Dr. Mark E. Hecht will officiate. Interment will be in North East Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the Park United Methodist Church, 30 N. Lake St., North East, Pa.