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Robert L Broxterman

Male 1932 - 2018  (85 years)

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  • Name Robert L Broxterman 
    Born 8 Aug 1932  Seneca, Nemaha County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 May 2018  St. Marys, Pottawatomie County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 30 May 2018  Rossville Cemetery, Rossville, Shawnee County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7831  Rossville
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2018 

    Father Andrew Broxterman 
    Mother Lena Buessing Broxterman 
    Family ID F4301  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann Elizabeth Koelzer Broxterman 
    Married 4 Mar 1957  Corning, Nemaha County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
     1. Daniel Lee Broxterman,   b. 3 Jul 1961, Axtell, Marshall County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Oct 1983, Glasgow, Howard County, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     2. Connie Marie Broxterman Fischer
     3. David S Broxterman
     4. Joyce Broxterman Rakestraw-Meier
     5. Janice C Broxterman Taylor
     6. Jeanette Broxterman Bouzianis
     7. Nancy Broxterman Pletcher
     8. Andrew Broxterman
     9. James Broxterman
    +10. Bradley Broxterman
     11. Christopher Broxterman
    Anniversary- Broxterman, Robert and Ann
    Anniversary- Broxterman, Robert and Ann
    Robert and Ann Broxterman
    Robert L. and Ann Broxterman, Rossville, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary at the 11 a.m. Mass today at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Rossville with a reception at 1:30 p.m. today in Dekat Hall at the church.

    Robert Broxterman and Ann Koelzer were married March 4, 1957, at St. Patrickís Catholic Church in Corning.

    They operated a farm near Baileyville until 1968, when they purchased a farm north of Rossville, which they continue to operate, in 1996 Bob retired from Rossville Truck and Tractor. Ann is self-employed and provides domestic services.

    Their children are Joyce Rakestraw and fiance Augie Meier; Jeanette and Paul Bouzianis and Jim and Monica Broxterman, all of Topeka; William and Janice Taylor, Connie and Daniel Fischer, David and Francis Broxterman, Chris Broxterman and his fiancee Amanda Watts, all of Silver Lake; Bradley and Chenelle Broxterman, Rossville; Andrew and Carina Broxterman, Manhattan; and Brand and Nancy Pletcher, Keene. Their son, Daniel Broxterman, is deceased.

    The couple have 22 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren.
    Last Modified 2 Aug 2018 12:11:28 
    Family ID F856  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Obituary- Broxterman, Robert
    Obituary- Broxterman, Robert
    Robert L Broxterman
    Robert (Bob) L. Broxterman, 85 passed away peacefully on May 27,2018 at the St Maryís Manor.

    He was born August 8,1932 to Andrew and Lena Buessing Broxterman at the farm in Seneca, Kansas. He grew up in the rural Baileyville area going to Baileyville Grade School through the 8th grade and received his GED in 1987.

    He served in the United State Army during the Korean Conflict.

    Bobís passion was farming and he farmed and ranched in the Baileyville and Rossville KS area all his adult life. He also worked for Allis-Chalmers and Rossville Truck &Tractor.

    He was a member of St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Rossville. He was a charter member of the St. Stanislaus Knights of Columbus, serving as the chapters first Grand Knight.

    He was preceded in death by his parents; one son, Daniel Broxterman; two brothers, Leonard (Bud) Broxterman and Tom Broxterman; one sister, Sally Scott, one grandchild, Belinda Meier and a daughter-in-law, Chanelle Broxterman.

    He was married to Ann Elizabeth Koelzer on March 4,1957. She survives.

    Other survivors include ten children; Joyce Rakestraw-Meier (Augie) Topeka; Jeanette Bouzianis (Paul) Topeka; Janice Taylor (Bill) Silver Lake; Andrew Broxterman (Carina) Man¨hattan; Nancy Pletcher (Brand) Eskridge; James Broxterman (Monica) Topeka; Connie Fischer (Daniel) Silver Lake; David Broxterman Silver Lake; Bradley Broxterman (Missy) Delia; Christopher Broxterman (Amanda) Rossville.

    Nine siblings including five brothers; Charles Broxterman, Frankfort; Ralph Broxterman, Vermillion; Bill Broxterman, Vermillion; Richard Broxterman, Sabetha; and Pat Broxterman, Baileyville. Four sisters; Elsie Becker, Topeka; Kay Mitchell, Frankfort; Sister Anna Marie Broxterman, Concordia; and Mary Holthaus, Centralia.

    Thirty-one grandchildren, twenty great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, in-laws and friends.

    Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday, May 30,2018 at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church in Rossville. Interment will be in the Rossville Cemetery. Mr. Broxterman will lie in state and the family will receive friends from 5:00 until 6:30 P.M. Tuesday, May 29,2018 at the church where there will be a rosary recited at 6:30. Memorial contributions can be made to the St. Stanislaus Building Fund in Bobís memory and sent to Piper Funeral Home, 714 Maple Street, St. Marys, Kansas 66536. To leave online condolences please go to