ULYSSES — Robert L. “Bob” Koehn, 85, of Montezuma, died Sunday, Oct. 29, 2017, at Bethel Home in Montezuma.
He was born June 2, 1932, in Grant County, to Henry and Susie Kehn Koehn. After his mother died, he was raised by his father, Henry, and stepmother, Adeline.
On Nov. 12, 1957, he married Elva Koehn in Copeland.
Mr. Koehn was a lifetime farmer.
Survivors include his wife, Elva, of Montezuma; his children, Bruce Koehn of Pearce, Ariz., Ronda Schmidt of Willcox, Ariz., Keith Koehn of Othello, Wash., and Verle Koehn of Ulysses; his siblings, Tom Koehn of Ulysses, Glenn Koehn of Montezuma, Inez Yost of Iroquois, S.D., JoAnn Nichols of Ward, S.D., Russell Koehn of Potlatch, Idaho, Deloris Giesbrecht of Texhoma, Texas, Dale Koehn of Grifton, N.C., and Diana Ratzlaff of Cochise, Ariz.; 13 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his stepmother, Adeline; and two sisters, Juanita Nightingale and Patsy Jantz.
Funeral will begin at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Grant Mennonite Church in rural Grant County. Burial will follow at Grant Mennonite Cemetery.
Visitation hours are 2 to 4 p.m. Wednesday at Garnand Funeral Home in Ulysses. Condolences may be posted at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.