Koehler of Ayer January 13, 2018 Betty Jo Koehler died at the U-Mass Memorial Medical Center in Worcester. She was born in Tulsa, Oklahoma September 24, 1931. A devout Catholic and longtime parishioner of St. Mary’s Church in Ayer where she served on many Committees and was a member of the ladies Sodality and sang with the church Choir. She also attended Mass at St. Benedict Abbey and at the Sisters of St. Benedict Center. She was the wife of the late Clarence Joseph Koehler who died in 1982.
She is survived by her children Robert W. Koehler of Portland, Oregon, Kay Anne Pudsey of Ayer, Kenneth T. Koehler of Tampa, Florida, Walter J. Koehler of Fitchburg, James L. Koehler of Ayer, Ronald J. Koehler of Worcester and John A. Koehler of Ayer a brother Donald Skaggs of Oklahoma and 6 grandchildren Chris and Richard Shea, Shane ,Erin, and Stephanie Koehler, James Koehler Jr. and 3 great grandchildren Mackenzie Shea, Kelsea Shea and Heidi Koehler .