May 16, 2002
MAUREEN L. "PAT" KOCH
(4/12/1936 - 5/10/2002)
Maureen L. "Pat" Koch, 66, of Memphis, MO, died May 10, 2002, in Blessing Hospital at Quincy, IL.
She was born April 12, 1936, to Alfred Gabriel and Elsie Edna Murphy King at Amesbury, MA.
She graduated from Immac-ulate Conception High School, Newburyport, MA.
She married Robert A Koch on July 1, 1956, at Amesbury, MA.
She was a member of St. John's Church and the Ladies Guild. She enjoyed cards and belonged to several bridge groups in Memphis. She also served with the Meals on Wheels Program for 10 years. She was a housewife and mother.
Survivors include her husband; two sons, David Koch of Quincy, IL and Daniel Koch and wife, Carrie of Coralville, IA; one brother, Hazen King and wife, Jane of Windsor Locks, CT; three sisters, Kathleen Lavoie of North Fort Myers, FL, Barbara Hepburn and husband, Jim of Boca Raton, FL, and Marian Mullen of Groton, CT.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, Gordon and Vernon David.
A funeral Mass was held May 15, 2002, in St. John's Church in Memphis, MO, with Father Bill Kottenstette officiating. Organist was Ann Luther and vocalist was Lori Fulk. Cremation will follow the service. Casketbearers were Jerry McLain, Dean Dittmer, Richard Rickelman, Bill Cottrell, James McClintic, and Ernest Birchmier. Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society. Memphis Funeral Home of Memphis, MO was in charge of arrangements.