Kathleen J. Agler, 76, Berne, passed away Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013, at Swiss Village, Berne.
She was born to the late Clinton and Silva (Stucky) Dubach March 16, 1937, in Adams County. She married Thomas E. Agler July 17, 1955; he survives.
Kathleen graduated from Hartford High School, Fort Wayne Beauty School and Indiana University. She was an elementary school teacher in South Adams Schools for 26 years, retiring in 1999. She was named to 'Who's Who Among America's Teachers' three times and a member of ISTA, SACTA and IRTA. Kathleen was a member of First United Methodist Church, Geneva. Her special interests included reading, gardening, basket weaving, crafts, quilting and most of all her family.
She is survived by a son, Jeffery (Jane) Agler of Berne; three daughters, Terrie Agler and Lisa Wrightsman, both of Indianapolis and Beth (Rod) Rudolph of Hawaii; two sisters, Bonnie (Roger) VonGunten of Berne and Carolyn (Jerry) Hunnicutt of Bella Vista, Ark.; three brothers, James (Karen) Dubach of Geneva, Larry (Jeanne) Dubach of Berne and Harry (Carol) Dubach of Berne; and six grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two sisters, Maxine Coak and Virginia Harter.
Visitation will be from 2-5 p.m. and 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Yager-Kirchhofer Funeral Home and one hour prior to services at the church.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at First United Methodist Church, Geneva, with Pastors Michele Isch and Barry McCune officating.
Burial is at Woodland Cemetery, Van Wert, Ohio.
Preferred memorials are to the Adams County Foundation heart fund and/or diabetes fund.
Online condolences may be made at www.yagerkirchhofer.com .