Chester D. Kolb, 100, passed away Thursday Aug. 11,
2011 at Good Samaritan
Nursing Home in OaklandCity.
He was born May 14, 1911 in Patoka to Joseph and Margaret (Phillips) Kolb.
He lived in the rural Patoka area all of his
life. He was a teacher and a farmer, teaching for 35 years, 21 years at BaldwinHeightsSchool. He attended the Oasis Assembly of God Church,
served on the RE.M.C. Board of Directors for several years and served on the
Decker Cemetery Board for many years.
He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Hazel
Kolb; son and daughter-in law, Frank and Adele Kolb of Petersburg; a granddaughter, Terri (Jeff) Sullivan of Union; one
great granddaughter, Marissa Breidenbaugh; one
great-great granddaughter, Heidi Breidenbaugh; and
several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents;
grandson, Christopher Alan Kolb; and eight brothers and sisters.
Funeral services were at Sunday Aug. 14, 2011 at Colvin Funeral Home
in Princeton with the Rev. Mike Marsh officiating. Burial
will followed the DeckerCemetery in rural Patoka.