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Carl Kolb: In Our Care 03/13/2018

Carl  Kolb

Cameron, MO …..Carl Henry Kolb, age 86, (formerly of Maysville) was born October 3, 1931 to Henry August Kolb and Martha Marie (Heintz) Kolb in Gentry County, Missouri. Carl went to be with the Lord March 13, 2018. Carl lived his entire life in Dekalb County, MO and attended Mt. Hope rural school eight years and graduated Maysville High School in 1949.  He was employed by “Kolb Implement Co” and farmed prior to military duty.

While in High School, he learned to type quite well giving him the ability to keep records for Personnel in the 780th Field Artillery, HQ Battery during his tour in Korea, 1952-1953.  He was discharged from active duty in 1954 and returned home to resume farming.

Carl was a Maysville R-1 School Board member for six years and served on the Oak Lawn Cemetery Board several years.  He was of the Baptist faith.

On May 15, 1954, he married the love of his life Pauline Hahn at the First Baptist Church of Maysville with the Rev. Billy Hereford officiating.  To this union two children were born, Carolyn Sue Kolb and Gary Wayne Kolb.

Survivors include his wife Pauline, of the home; Carolyn Clay (Steve) and  Gary Kolb (Gae);  Grandchildren, Bradley Clay (Lynn), Jeremy Clay (Nikki), David Clay (Keri), Brennan (Kelsey Wood), Bradi Kolb (Jordan Bennett), Blayne Kolb, &  Blayke Kolb;  16 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great grandchildren; sisters-in-law; Kay Marshall (Doug), Martha Baker (Larry), Cheri Hahn; Brother-in-law, Clyde L. Hahn (Martha); and numerous nieces and nephews.

Carl is preceded in death by his parents; Henry and Marie Kolb; grandparents, Fred and Emily Heintz and August and Ann Kolb, sister-in-law, Lois Beechner; and brother-in-law, John Hahn.

Carl loved Southern Gospel music and being with his children and grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 10:00 a.m. Friday, March 16, 2018 at Turner Family Funeral Home of Maysville with burial following in Oak Lawn Cemetery.  Visitation:  6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.  Memorial Contributions:  Comfort Care Hospice or First Baptist Church of Maysville.  Online condolences:

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8 Responses to “Carl Kolb: In Our Care 03/13/2018”

  1. Pat Hahn March 14, 2018 at 1:26 pm #

    I would like to receive obituaries from your funeral home.

  2. Donna Offutt March 14, 2018 at 5:07 pm #

    So sorry for your loss. He was such a sweet man and always had time for a talk and a smile.

  3. R.E. Sherard March 14, 2018 at 7:14 pm #

    My condolences to the Kolb family.

  4. Debi Campbell ( Dabler) March 14, 2018 at 7:41 pm #

    So sorry for your loss Carolyn & family. Prayers & hugs.

  5. Julie Greer March 14, 2018 at 8:58 pm #

    So sorry for your loss, he was a lovely man and always had a smile and time to talk with people…he will be missed.

  6. Gerald and Phyllis Taylor March 15, 2018 at 1:30 am #

    We send our heartfelt sympathy to Pauline and all Carl and Paulines family . We will miss the times spent together since we were friends from LONG AGO and all 4 went to school and friends forever lv and miss Carl

  7. Steve Smith March 15, 2018 at 1:08 pm #

    Carl was a good neighbor and friend to our family. I had a good visit with him at Albert’s visitation. Condolences and best wishes to the family.

  8. Gary & Teresa Curtis March 16, 2018 at 2:55 pm #

    We are so sorry for your loss. Carl was a good neighbor and a good man. We are thinking of your family.

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