Mrs. Koemel was born to Lee Henry and Anna Alma (Matheaus) Haverlah at their home in Three Oaks. She was a nurse for many years, a teacher and a musician.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother, William Charles Haverlah; an infant grandson; and her husband of 52 years, John Koemel Sr.
Survivors include a daughter, Johnna-Lee Julie (Aubry) Taylor of Ingram; son, John Ernest “Butch” (Tina) Koeomel Jr. of Stillwater, Okla.; daughter, Kristen Kay (Kevin) Dunn of Houston; a son, Timothy Mark “Tim” (Lorin) Koemel of Rhome; 12 grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Visitation will be held Friday from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. with family present from 6-8 p.m. at Roberson Funeral Home in Three Rivers.
The funeral service will be conducted Saturday, Nov. 9, at 10:30 a.m. at the Faith Lutheran Church, located at 1500 E. FM 351 in Beeville.
A graveside service will also be Saturday at the St. John Cemetery in Jourdanton, Texas.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 536, George West, Texas 78022. Or call 361-786-2734.
Arrangements are under the direction of Roberson Funeral Home, Three Rivers.