COLDWATER — Mr. and Mrs. Charles Koester, of Coldwater, celebrated 60 years of marriage April 11, 2013. A celebration is planned for April 20th, with family and friends.
Koester and the former Aneta Werling were married April 11, 1953, at St. Louis Catholic Church, in North Star.
They are the parents of Jeff (Linda) Koester and Tom (Jaci) Koester, both of St. Henry, Rebecca Koester-Kelly, of Tuscaloosa, AL and Mike (Christy) Koester, of Coldwater. One son, Steve Koester, is deceased. They have 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Koester worked as an electrician and was one of the founders of Koester Electric, Inc. His wife retired from Key Bank.