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92_SR0237 LRB9210722RHrh 1 SENATE RESOLUTION 2 WHEREAS, The members of the Illinois Senate wish to 3 express their sincere condolences to the family and friends 4 of Mary Elizabeth "Bette" Koehler, who passed away on October 5 10, 2001; and 6 WHEREAS, Mary Elizabeth Koehler was born on July 13, 1923 7 in Springfield, Illinois to Justin and Blanche Jaeger; she 8 married Vincent W. Koehler on August 27, 1949 at St. Peters 9 Church in Geneva; and 10 WHEREAS, Mrs. Koehler attended and graduated from St. 11 Patricks School and Mt. St. Mary Academy of St. Charles; and 12 WHEREAS, Mrs. Koehler was a volunteer cook at the Hesed 13 House, a volunteer at the Geneva History Center and a 14 Literacy Tutor at the Illinois Youth Center; in addition, she 15 served as a Kane County Election Judge from 1960 through 2000 16 and was a founding member of St. John Neumann Church; and 17 WHEREAS, Mary Elizabeth Koehler had a great love of 18 flowers, birds, fishing, tennis, and Door County, Wisconsin; 19 and 20 WHEREAS, The passing of Mary Elizabeth Koehler will be 21 deeply felt by all who knew and loved her, especially her 22 husband, Vincent; her children, Peter (Grace) Koehler, Maggie 23 (Dan) Soliz, Mark Koehler, Kate (David) McCarty, Jane (Henry) 24 Speranzini, Sarah (Tom) Hustead, Andrew (Rina Martin) 25 Koehler, Martin (Laurie) Koehler, and Chanthabourne (Nora) 26 Tramany; her grandchildren, Anna, Michael, and Terrance 27 Koehler, Joseph, Jean, Marianne, and Samuel Soliz, Adam, 28 Nicholas, and Benjamin Koehler, Michael, Bradley, and Kevin 29 McCarty, Catherine and Jack Speranzini, Dane and Natalie 30 Hustead, Simon Koehler, Justin, Timothy, and Elizabeth 31 Koehler, and Nancy and Alex Tramany; her brothers and -2- LRB9210722RHrh 1 sisters, Gene (Florence) Jaeger, Richard (Norma) Jaeger, Ann 2 (William) Cantrall, Mary Jaeger, and Eleanor Jaeger; 3 therefore, be it 4 RESOLVED, BY THE SENATE OF THE NINETY-SECOND GENERAL 5 ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF ILLINOIS, that we mourn, along with 6 all her knew her, the death of Mary Elizabeth Koehler of St. 7 Charles, Illinois; and be it further 8 RESOLVED, That a suitable copy of this resolution be 9 presented to the family of Mary Elizabeth Koehler with our 10 sincere condolences.
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