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Joe L. KoenigPassing: July 23, 2017


Bride of Christ Fellowship

Celebration of Life

Saturday, July 29th @ 2:00 pm


Bride of Christ Fellowship

Saturday, July 29th @ 1:00-2:00 pm


Mitchell Cemetery

Saturday, August 5th @ 2:30 pm

BEDFORD — Joe L. Koenig, 87, passed away Sunday, July 23, 2017, at St. Vincent Dunn Hospital.

Born April 11, 1930, in Bicknell, he was the son of Jacob F. and Helen (Steffy) Koenig.  He married Nancy Lela Wittenmyer June 15, 1963.

Joe retired from Mullis Petroleum and attended the Bride of Christ Fellowship.  He enjoyed working on tractors, especially John Deere.  Joe was a U. S. Army veteran.

Nancy Koenig of Bedford
Michael J. Koenig of Bicknell
Mendy (Steve) Lee of Mitchell
Marty  (Connie) Freeman of Mitchell
13 grandchildren
38 great grandchildren
   1 great great granddaughter
Ann Shouse of Oakland City
Danny Koenig of Princeton
Donna Hinkle of Vincennes

His parents; daughter, Marsha K. Gardner; and siblings, Lucille Howe, Helen Martha Hayes, Betty Neal, Gayle Nolting, Lois Scott, and Jimmy Koenig, preceded him in death.

Celebration of Life service will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, July 29, at the Bride of Christ Fellowship with Brother Jerry Allen officiating.  The family will receive friends from 1:00 p.m. until the service on Saturday at the church.

Burial will be at  2:30 p.m. Saturday, August 5,  in Mitchell Cemetery with military honors accorded by American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.

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  1. Guest: Steve lankford | Spencer, IN 47460
    Date: July 28, 2017
    So sorry to hear of Joe's passing. A wonderful and friendly individual.....he will be missed