Marcella M. Kohlwey, 93

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2010, at 2 p.m. at St. Paul Lutheran Church,, 701 Washington St., Grafton, for Marcella M. Kohlwey who passed away on Monday, Jan. 4, 2010, at the age of 93 at Cedar Springs Health and Rehab Center. Visitation will be at the church on Saturday from noon until the time of the service. Interment will follow at St. Paul Lutheran Cemetery.

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Marcella was born in the town of Ashford on April 18, 1916, the daughter of the late Oscar and Minnie Geidel. She was united in marriage on Oct. 21, 1944, to Fred O. Kohlwey in Campbellsport. They were blessed with two sons, Karl and Allen.

Marcella was heavily involved in her church, St. Paul Lutheran Church. She was in the Lutheran Women’s Missionary League and was a past member of St. Paul Women’s Guild. Marcella enjoyed crocheting very much. She even won first, second and third prize for her crocheting skills at the county fair. The light of her eye was her granddaughter, Robyn. She loved Robyn very much and felt blessed to have her in her life.

Marcella is survived by her two sons, Karl and Allen; granddaughter, Robyn; sister Laura Thelen; other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Fred, and brother, Byron Geidel.

Mueller Funeral Home is serving the family.