Verne E. Kohler, 73, 'fell asleep in death' in the early morning hours of May 26, 2008. He was born in Hamilton on Sept. 22, 1934.
Verne is survived by his wife of 49 years, JoAnn; and their four children, Kathleen, Michael, Joseph and Elizabeth. He is also survived by his mother, Alice Kohler, as well as his two brothers, Tony and Ron. Verne was thankful for six grandchildren, one great-grandchild, and many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles.