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Joy Koehler

November 19, 1947 — October 16, 2015

EUREKA - Joy R. Koehler, 67, of Eureka, passed away at 7:05 PM on Friday, October 16, 2015 at her residence in Eureka.

Visitation will be from 5-7 PM on Tuesday, October 20 at the Argo-Ruestman-Harris Funeral
Home in Eureka. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, October 21 at 11 AM at the funeral home with Rev. Duane Ambrose officiating. Interment will be in Olio Twp cemetery, Eureka.

Joy was born on November 19, 1947 in Washington, IL, a daughter of the late Francis and Elizabeth Irons Moreland. She married Morris "Morrie" Koehler in Eureka on July 2, 1965. He preceded her in death in 2013.

She is survived by a son, Barry (Jennifer) Koehler, Bloomington, IL; daughter, Wendy (Joseph) Lange, Glen Carbon, IL; 5 grandchildren, Jeremy Faller, Jakob DeRoos, Dominic DeRoos, Julie (Josh) Steinkamp, Steven Lange; great grandchild, Aidyn; brother, Don (Judy) Moreland, Peoria, IL; sisters, Jane Lance, Eureka, IL; Margaret (Duane) Ambrose, Louisville, IL; Phyllis (Don) Fox, DeBary, FL; and Kathleen Mennen, Cherokee Village, AR.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Thomas Moreland.

Memorials may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Online condolences may be directed to her family at


OCT 20. 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (CDT)

Argo-Ruestman-Harris Eureka
508 South Main Street
Eureka, IL 61530-1316

Funeral service

OCT 21. 11:00 AM (CDT)

Argo-Ruestman-Harris Eureka
508 South Main Street
Eureka, IL 61530-1316

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