Julia (Koehn) Buller, 95, surrounded by her family, peacefully went to be with her Lord and Savior Nov. 30, 2012 at the Bethel Home in Montezuma.
Buller was born to Joseph and Ida (Dirks) Koehn on December 15, 1916 in Cimarron, Kan. She and Harvey M. Buller were married Aug. 16, 1936 in Cimarron, sharing life's joys, sorrows, and trials together for almost 65 years until his death March 14, 2001.
She is survived by her children, Vernon and wife Shirley, Duane and Ronald all of Montezuma and Sharon and husband Denton Unruh of Maize; four grandchildren, Bradley Buller and wife Elizabeth of Council Grove; Melody and husband Kraig Kinnamon of Shawnee; Clarice and husband Bradley Richardson of Ingalls; and Bruce Unruh and wife Trisha of Wichita; nine great grandchildren, Daniel, Laura, and Benjamin Buller and wife Jody, Kellen and Hannah Kinnamon, Lance Richardson, Jerica and husband Jesse Lamm, Cory and Isaiah Unruh; three sisters, Osie Koehn of Garden City, Matilda and husband Eugene Wedel of Montezuma, and Kathy and husband Melvin Becker of Moundridge; one brother, Lee Koehn of Montezuma.
In addition to her husband, also preceding in death were her parents; two brothers, Jacob and Pete Koehn; and one sister, Carrie Koehn.
Funeral service will be held at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 2, 2012 at the Church of God in Christ Mennonite in Montezuma with Ministers Charles Schmidt, Kalvin Salsbury, and Edwin Classen officiating. Burial will follow at the church cemetery. Visitation will be from noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, 2012 at Swaim Funeral Chapel of Montezuma. Memorials are suggested to Bethel Home in care of the funeral home. Thoughts and memories may be shared in the online guest book at www.swaimfuneralhome.com.