Koele Insurance was established in 1967 by Cliff Koele.  Marlys has worked here since 1980 and is an owner as well.

In 1974, Marlys received her associate's degree in secretarial administration.  She is licensed in Property, Casualty, Health, Life, & Crop Insurance.

She and Cliff have 4 children & 7 grandchildren.  Together, they enjoy family time, hunting, fishing & watching her son Randy race dirt-track & her grandson Carson race go-karts.  In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, scrapbooking, & painting ceramics.