Doris L. Koonsen
Doris L. Koonsen
  • November 25, 1920 - December 13, 2016
  • Temple, Texas

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Doris Koonsen, age 96, passed away Tuesday, December 13, 2016 in Temple, Texas. Visitation will be from 12-2 PM, Saturday, Dec. 17, at Crawford-Bowers Funeral Home in Temple. Funeral service will be held at 2 PM, Saturday, December 17, 2016 at the funeral home. Interment to follow in Bellwood Memorial Park. Doris was born November 25, 1920 to E.W. and Ella (Newman) Lueck in Oenaville, Texas. She was a longtime resident of Bell County. Doris was a faithful member of Avenue T Church of Christ. Doris retired from the ophthalmologist clinic at Scott and White. She was an active member of the PTA in Holland and the Farm Bureau. Doris loved playing card games, traveling and spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter and son-in-law, Drusilla and Bill Johnson; son-in-law, Robert Craig; three sisters and three brothers.
Doris leaves behind to cherish her memories, daughter, Sondra Craig of Hamilton; sons, Stanley Koonsen and wife, Sharon of Holland and Dr. Allen Koonsen and wife, Darla of Holland; daughter, Rita Fox and husband, Mike of Grand Prairie; ten grandchildren and twenty-one great-grandchildren; brother, Aaron Lueck and wife, Lorene of Surprise, Arizona; numerous nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
Pallbearers: Great-grandsons, Ryan Marwitz, Austen Marwitz, Nathaniel Fox, Garrett Moore, Grayson Moore, Joshua Starr, Caleb Starr, Abel Cockerham, and Ishai Cockerham.
Memorials may be given to or Avenue T Church of Christ.