He was a member of North Marshall Church of Christ and was a retired farmer.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Norma; his parents, Gottlieb W. A. and Sophronia Herzog Koerner; son, Robert Eston Koerner; brother, Robert Koerner and sister, Louise Reed.
He is survived by his son Danny Koerner; sister Melva Petway; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Thursday, March 28, from noon to 2 p,m. with a 2 p.m. chapel service at Collier Funeral Home in Benton. Interment will follow at New Hope Cemetery.