Esther C. Koll, 83, of rural Wayne, died Saturday, March 26, 2016 at Providence Medical Center in Wayne.
Graveside services will be on Thursday, March 31 at 11 a.m. at the Pilger Cemetery. Visitation will be on Wednesday, March 30 from 5 to 8 p.m. at the Minnick Funeral Home in Wisner. Memorials may be directed to the family for future designation.
Esther Katharine Caroline Koll was born Feb. 2, 1933 on the farm in Wayne County to Theodore and Cecilia (Kempf) Reeg, Sr. She was baptized and confirmed at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Pilger. Esther attended Wayne County Rural School District #23. On Sept. 23, 1955 Esther married Richard Koll at St. Peter’s Lutheran Church in Pilger. She enjoyed the spring and summer so she could raise a big garden and tend to her flowers. She also raised poultry.
Survivors include her husband, Richard Koll of Wayne; a son, Randell Koll of Wayne; two brothers, Ted and Marilyn Reeg, Jr. of Wayne and Pete and Julie Reeg of Pilger; nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, aunts and uncles.
Arrangements are with Minnick Funeral Home in Wisner.