Stella Marie (Ahne) Koch

of Scranton, AR

February 21, 1926 - April 16, 2022

Stella Marie (Ahne) Koch, 96, a resident of Scranton, passed away Saturday, April 16, 2022, at Greenhurst Nursing Center in Charleston.

She was born February 21, 1926, in Scranton to the late Ben and Mary (Nichols) Ahne. Stella was a member of St. Meinrad Catholic Church in Prairie View as well as the St. Meinrad Mother's Society. Her hobbies were a result of raising her family; these included quilting, crafts, gardening and canning.

In addition to her parents, Stella was preceded in death by her husband Herman F. Koch; a daughter-in-law, Mary Lucille Koch; a grandson, Bryan Garrett; a great granddaughter, Danielle Koch; three brothers, Raymond, Lawrence and Herman Ahne and two sisters, Kay Lienhart and Ann Bradley.

Survivors include four sons, Danny Koch, Joe Koch and wife, Ruby, Kenny Koch and Allen Koch, all of Scranton; six daughters, Janet Garrett and husband, Steve of Conway, Linda Price and husband, Ron of Benton, Marilyn Kremer and husband, Monty of Scranton, Nancy Phillips and husband, Scott of Greenwood, Susan Tencleve and husband, Tim of Scranton and Hermina Fox and husband, Don of Subiaco; 28 grandchildren; 39 great grandchildren; 12 great great grandchildren and a brother, John Ahne of Wichita, Kansas.

Rosary will be 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, April 19, 2022, at St. Meinrad Catholic Church in Prairie View.

The funeral mass will be 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 20, 2022, at St. Meinrad Catholic Church in Prairie View with Fr. John Miranda officiating. Burial will follow in St. Meinrad Cemetery in Prairie View under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris.

Pallbearers will be Michael Koch, Russell Garrett, Chris Chivers, Matthew Tencleve, Drew Koch and Andy Koch. Honorary pallbearers will be her grandchildren.

Service Information
ROSARY: St. Meinrad Catholic Church
35 St. Meinrad Loop
Prairie View,  AR 72863
4/19/2022 at 7:00 p.m.
St. Meinrad Catholic Church
State Hwy 109 North
Prairie View,  AR 72865
4/20/2022 at 10:00 a.m.

St. Meinrad Catholic Cemetery

Prairie View, AR 72865

Obituary Provided By:
Roller Funeral Home
1700 East Walnut Street
Paris, AR  72855