Obituary: Koenen, Michelle M.

Age 48

KOENEN, Michelle M. Michelle was born February 20, 1964 in Spokane to William and Doris Koenen.

She passed away December 7, 2012 in Spokane.

She was preceded in death by her father, William, aunts, uncles and cousins.

She is survived by her loving mother, Doris; brother, Larry Koenen; nephew Jesse Koenen; nieces: Jackie, Taylor and Brooke Koenen; sister-in-law, Lori Koenen; uncle George Sletner; aunts, Dorothy Sullivan and Johanna Berkees, many cousins and close friends.

She attended St. Charles Grade School and Gonzaga Prep High School.

She spent several years in Portland, Oregon, Seattle and College Place, Washington.

She had a great love for animals, especially her dogs Samantha and Tigger.

She had a very soft and loving heart.

May she rest in peace and may perpetual light shine upon her.

A Rosary will be held Friday, December 14, at 7:00 at the funeral home.

Mass will be celebrated Saturday, December 15, at 11:00 a.m. at St. Charles Catholic Church, 4515 N. Alberta.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to offset her funeral expenses may be made in her name at any Numerica Credit Union Branch.

Please visit Michelle’s online tribute and leave a condolence at

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