|Mrs Koch passed away at Kwasizabantu Mission on
Tuesday 21 January 2014. She was 80 years old and had spent the last decades of her life
at the mission where she stayed with her daughter, son-in-law and grandchildren.
Mrs Koch's grandson, Nehemie, read the obituary. Mr Klaust Deis spoke on behalf of the
Bibel und Schriftenmission which was started by her late husband Dr Kurt Koch. She
continued with the books he had written and authored a number of new books herself.
Mrs Koch had been active at the mission and founded the German department at Radio Khwezi
where she served faithfully for many years.
Ms Lydia Dube, a good family friend, spoke on behalf of
Mrs Andrea Husslig and family had nursed their mother and
grandmother to the end. Andrea shared what a blessing her mother had been. (Her other
daughter, Karin, had visited twice in 2013 and was able to listen to the live streaming
service in Germany.)