Obituary for Isaac Henry Koster (1906-1978)
Troy Free Press (Troy, Lincoln Co., MO), Dec. 13, 1978.
From the collection of Marion Groshong.


Isaac Henry KOSTER of Silex, passed away Thursday morning, Dec. 7, 1978 in Lincoln County Memorial Hospital, Troy, Mo. He was 72 years of age.

Funeral services for Mr. KOSTER were conducted from the Kemper Marsh Funeral Home in Troy, Dec. 9. The minister in charge was Ross E. Haupt, pastor of Trinity Lutheran Church in Troy. Burial was in St. Alphonsus Cemetery in Millwood, Mo.

He was born in Silex, Mo., June 24,1906, the son of Frank Henry and Sarah WHEELER KOSTER. On April 14, 1946 he was married to Miss Pearl Mabel WELSH.

He is survived by his wife of their residence, Silex, Mo., seven daughters and two sons: Mrs. Albert (Shirley) WALTON, Silex, Mrs. Henrietta HUFFMAN of Camden Point, Mrs. Hans ( Dora) STOFFEL of Fairfield, Conn., Mrs. Stephen ( Ella) FLEMING and Mrs. Kenneth ( Evangeline) KERNS, both of Smithville, Mrs. Gary ( Marjorie) RAWLINGS of Platte City and Mrs. Roger ( Margaret) RAWLINGS of Claycomo; 23 grandchildren 3 great-grandchildren; 3 sisters: Malissa HICKMAN and Dora ARNETT both of Silex, and Myrtle KITSON of Winfield; one brother, Joe KOSTER of Moscow Mills and other relatives and many friends.

[Transcriber's Notes: The obituary doesn't mention the two sons. I know Frank who md. Bonnie Overall, but that is the only one I know of.jg
Shirley Koster md. Albert E. Walton ...Turnbull Creech-Walton ]

File submitted to HERITAGE PAGES of LINCOLN COUNTY, MISSOURI by June Groshong, 19 January, 2005.

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