Linda P. Kohler

Linda P. Kohler, 62, of Cogan Station, died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, at her home with her family by her side.

Born March 19, 1950, in Williamsport, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Ruth (Durkee) Sherwood. She married William H. Kohler Jr. and celebrated 23 years together on Nov. 29.

Linda retired from Kellogg’s after many years of employment. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.

Surviving, in addition to her husband, are four sons, Randy D. (Margaret) Eoute of Virginia, Kenneth J. Soules Jr. (Wendy Bower) of Linden, William H. Kohler III and Michael P. Kohler, both of South Williamsport; five daughters, Deanna P. (Scott A. Jr.) Barth, Dawn L. (David L.) Meisel and Yvonne G. Soules, all of Cogan Station, Anna M. (Shane E. Lapp) Kohler of South Williamsport, and Jeanette L. (Michael T.) Leahy of York; two brothers, James Sherwood of Williamsport and Louis (Diana) Thurston of Oregon; two sisters, Denise L (Melford “Buck”) Diefenderfer of Williamsport and Donna (Carl) Fera of South Carolina; 15 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Friday at Knight-Confer Funeral Home, 1914 Memorial Ave., Williamsport. Interment will be at St. Michael’s Lutheran Church Cemetery, Cogan Station. Visitation will be held 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at Knight-Confer Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Linda’s name may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701.