Kimberly J. Koehler

Kimberly J. Koehler

IRON MOUNTAIN — Kimberly J. Koehler, 56, of Iron Mountain, passed away Saturday, March 21, 2020, at Dickinson County Healthcare System in Iron Mountain.

She was born March 10, 1964, in Cleveland, daughter of the late Jay and Kathleen (Whyte) Johns.

Kimberly grew up in Cleveland and later moved to Kingsford. She was a graduate of Kingsford High School, Class of 1983. She went on to receive a degree in cosmetology from Grace College of Cosmetology in Parma, Ohio, 1985. On Jan. 1, 2013, Kimberly was united in marriage to John Koehler.

She enjoyed going to bingo and concerts and spending time with her grandchildren. Kimberly was friends to all and was always willing to give a helping hand to those in need.

Survivors include her loving husband, John Koehler of Iron Mountain; one son, Brandon Sokolowski of Iron Mountain; one daughter, Carissa Lynn Johns of Elyria, Ohio; two brothers, Edward (Elaine) Johns of Brunswick, Ohio, and James (Darlene) Johns of Cleveland; one sister, Pamela (Clarence) Johns of Kingsford; three grandchildren, Riley Bruening, Lily Davis and Audrey Davis; one brother-in-law, Jerry Hicks of Kingsford; and special friend, Neil (Carol) Annear.

In addition to her parents, Kimberly was preceded in death by one brother, David Johns; and two sisters, Joy Hicks and JoAnn “JoJo” Breszinsky.

In accordance with the CDC guidelines and those from the State of Michigan, a memorial service and burial for Kimberly will take place at a later date.

You may leave a condolence or tribute for Kimberly’s family online at www.JacobsFuneralHomes.com.

The family has chosen the Jacobs Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Iron Mountain, to honor Kimberly’s legacy of life.