Keith Koehler


Keith Wayne Koehler, 72, passed away on Wednesday, June 28, 2017.

Keith was born on July 2, 1944, in Lockhart, Texas. He was preceded in death by his parents, Burnett and Mildred Koehler; sister, Trudy McEachern; nephew, Kevin Koehler; and grandson, Dusty Koehler.

He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Shirley Koehler, sons Bryan and wife Mechelle, Cory, Jason and

wife Michelle; brother William and sister-in-law Jackie; sister-in-law Donna and husband Kole; grandchildren Kirk, Ashley and husband Troy, Katarina and husband Jeremy, Jake and Caleb; great-grandchildren Cora, Braxton, Bradley, and another great grandbaby on the way, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.

Keith enjoyed hunting and fishing with his brother and boys. He also enjoyed watching his boys and grandsons play baseball and football as well as watching it on TV, but most of all he enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He spent his lifetime working and living in Caldwell County.

A celebration of Keith’s life will be held on Friday, July 7, 2017, at the Fountains of Lockhart, located at 10450 S. Hwy 183. Visitation with the family begins at 5:30 p.m., with a Celebration of Life to follow at 6:30 p.m.   In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Dell’s Children Hospital, Austin, Texas

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  1. Leslie Glosserman Bass 3 July, 2017 at 22:05 Reply

    Keith was always a very friendly person and a true gentleman. I always enjoyed our visits at reunions. My condolences are with his family and friends on this sad occasion. Leslie Glosserman Bass

  2. John Childers 7 July, 2017 at 11:57 Reply

    Keith, was always a wonderful person, he will be missed. May God bless his family and grant them peace.

  3. Pam Riddle Petterson 7 July, 2017 at 15:41 Reply

    My deepest sympathy to Shirley and family. Keith was a good man. He always teased me and joked with me. Praying for the family.

  4. Mary Hale 7 July, 2017 at 20:28 Reply

    Keith was my mechanic whose ability and character I trusted completely. He was a good man.
    Shirley, he often made loving comments about you.
    My condolences to you and the boys.

  5. Joan Darnell 17 August, 2017 at 10:49 Reply

    Keith was a very caring person. He and Shirley always treated me more than fairly when it came to my car needing work. He was an honest mechanic and Shirley always brightened the office with her smile. My condolences to you Shirley and your boys. My prayers are with you all.

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