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Elizabeth Pierce Kornahrens
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • St. Matthew's Lutheran Church
    405 King Street
    Charleston, SC 29403
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • Roper Hospice
    1483 Tobias Gadson Blvd.
    Suite 208A
    Charleston, SC 29407

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“To the Kornahrens FamilyPlease accept our sincere condolences for your loss of a loved one.Our thoughts and preyers are with you at this trying time ”
1 of 10 | Posted by: Charlie & Carole Szad - FL

“My deepest sympathy to all the Kornahrens family. I remember your mother as a beautiful and kind lady. I know you will miss her presence in your...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Tensie Limehouse Campbell - SC

“Eddie and Family,I'm sorry to hear of your mothers passing.My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.Robert Greer(904-755-9464) ”
3 of 10 | Posted by: A friend

“Eddie and family members. Sorry to learn of the passing of your mother. My thoughts and prayers go out to you. ”
4 of 10 | Posted by: Roger Jennings - Summerville, SC

“Eddie and John - so sorry to hear about theloss of your mother. My thoughts and prayersare with you and your family at this time. ”
5 of 10 | Posted by: Wanda Sharpton Evans - SC

“So sorry to learn of the passing of this dear Lady. You all are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
6 of 10 | Posted by: Pat Patterson - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“Eddie,Johnny, Ann and other family members,You are in my thoughts and prayers. I hope you have many wonderful times with her to remember and to...Read More »
7 of 10 | Posted by: Sherry Martschink - Summerville, SC

“Eddie & Johnny, I am so sorry to read of your mom's passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
8 of 10 | Posted by: Vernon Roumillat - Okeechobee, FL

“Will be greatly missed. I loved signing her gospel song. Miss you but your resting with your Lord now. Can here him say welcome my good and faithful...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Diana Robinson - Mount pleasant, SC

“Our sincer condolence in your loss. You have been blessed by your mom's longevity ”
10 of 10 | Posted by: Cassandra Bradham


Elizabeth Pierce Kornahrens, 94, of Charleston, South Carolina, widow of Louis Edward Kornahrens, Sr., entered into eternal rest Monday, May 22, 2017. Her Funeral Service will be held Thursday, May 25, 2017 at the graveside in Live Oak Memorial Gardens, 3093 Ashley River Road at 3:00 p.m. Arrangements by J. HENRY STUHR INC., MOUNT PLEASANT CHAPEL.

Elizabeth was born July 18, 1922 in Bucksville, South Carolina, daughter of the late John Henry Pierce and Mae McMichael Pierce. She was a homemaker and member of Martin Luther Lutheran Church.

She is survived by her three sons, Louis Edward Kornahrens, Jr.,(Fiona), John Wesley Kornahrens (LaRae), George Michael Kornahrens (Jeannette) all of Charleston, SC; two daughters, Elizabeth Ann Mulkey of Summerville, SC, daughter, Patricia Mead (P. O. Mead III) of Charleston, SC; two sisters, Martha Morris of Beaufort, SC, Bess M. Blois of Summerville, SC; eleven grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren. She is predeceased by a son-in-law, Michael Mulkey and a grandson, Louis Mulkey.

The family wishes to thank Margie Mead Jackson, beloved granddaughter, Diane Robinson, Edie Miller, Tiffany Middleton, Barbara Ball, Shirley Bomar, Mary Banazweski, Julie Teiken and Roper Hospice for all their loving care.

Memorials may be made to St. Matthews Lutheran Church, 405 King Street, Charleston, SC 29403 and/or Roper Hospice, 1483 Tobias Gadson Blvd., Suite 208A Charleston, SC 29407.