She was born on November 27, 1931 in Hobson, Texas, and funeral services were held September 9, 2011. She was a twirler for Karnes City High School later graduated from Falls City. She married Gus Kotara on April 21, 1951. She was a member of Holy Name Catholic Church and also sang in the church choir. She was also a member of the Lone Star Bunco Club for 58 years.
Lillian was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Genevieve Hahn; brother Eddie Hahn; sister Margaret Merta; and grandchildren, Jason and Lindsey Kotara.
Lillian is survived by her husband, August (Gus), five children Clay (Terry) Kotara, Lynette (Danny) Sturm, Rodney Kotara, Jeffrey (Linda) Kotara, and Kelly (Brian) Rey; sisters Gen Gabrysch and Theresa Trial, 12 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren and many nieces, nephews and Godchildren.