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Mary Louise Arch

PRINCETON — Mary Louise Arch, 92, of 19 Bradley St., Princeton, passed away Wednesday, May 8, 2013, at Perry Memorial Hospital in Princeton.

Born April 19, 1921, in Burlington, Iowa, to Carl and Ida (Schulte) Koestner, she married Paul Arch Jan. 11, 1945, in Burlington, Iowa. He died Dec. 21, 2010.

She was an active member of the St. Louis Catholic Church in Princeton and the church C.C.W.

Surviving are seven children, Dennis (Kathy) Arch of Connecticut, Mary Paula (Steven) Schmitt of Princeton, David (Lorelei) Arch of Minnesota, Susan Arch of Geneva, Thomas (Sharon) Arch of Minnesota, Stephen Arch of Michigan and Beth Anne (John) Sutcliffe of Minnesota; 17 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her parents, and six brothers and sisters.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday in the St. Louis Catholic Church, Princeton, with the Rev. Jeffery Stirniman officiating. Interment will be at a later date.

Visitation will be from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church.

Memorials may be directed to St. Louis Catholic Church in Princeton or St. Louis School.

The Fiocchi-Jensen Funeral Home, Princeton, is in charge or arrangements.

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