|Birth: ||Mar. 19, 1917|
|Death: ||Sep. 21, 2006|
PLATTEVILLE - Helen M. Graney, age 89, of Platteville, died on Thursday, Sept. 21, 2006, at Heartland Health Care Center, Platteville. Helen was born on March 19, 1917, in Potosi Township, Grant County, the daughter of Frederick and Louise (Fritz) Koeller. She was united in marriage to Burdette Graney on June 14, 1939, in Lancaster.
They farmed together for many years, first in Lancaster, and in 1942 they moved to a farm near Platteville, where her husband still resides. She was a homemaker. She liked gardening, playing cards, and was an avid bowler and fisherman. She was a member of First Congregational United Church of Christ, where she was active in her church circle. Helen enjoyed being with her family.
She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Burdette of Platteville; a daughter, Nancy (Tom) Hoover of Hilton Head, S.C.; three sons, William (Shirley) Graney of Beulah, N.D., Tom (Barb) Graney of Covington, La., and Stanley (Donna) Graney of Platteville; 11 grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two brothers, Warren (Lucille) Koeller and Fred (Dorothy) Koeller, all of Potosi; sister-in-law, Carol Graney of Lancaster; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; five sisters, Hannah, Esther, Bertha, Dorothy, and Leona; and four brothers, Arthur, Raymond, Leo, and Walter.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, Sept. 25, 2006, at the FIRST CONGREGATIONAL UNITED CHURCH OF CHRIST, Platteville. Burial will be at Hillside Cemetery, Platteville.
Frederick Ernest Koeller (1875 - 1964)
Louise Anna Fritz Koeller (1880 - 1968)
Burdette W. Graney (1917 - 2006)
Esther Emma Koeller McKelvey (1901 - 1982)*
Arthur Rudolph Koeller (1903 - 1975)*
Bertha Margaret Koeller Flesch (1905 - 1985)*
Raymond R. Koeller (1907 - 1983)*
Leo E. Koeller (1909 - 1993)*
Dorothy Lillian Koeller Roesch (1911 - 1995)*
Walter Carl Koeller (1915 - 1970)*
Helen M. Koeller Graney (1917 - 2006)
Leona L. Koeller (1919 - 1919)*
Frederick W. Koeller (1924 - 2014)*
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Record added: Oct 10, 2009
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