ROLLA, Mo.

John F. Boettcher

Nov. 21, 1923 - Jan. 28, 2007

John F. Boettcher, 83, of Rolla, Mo., formerly of Waukesha, passed away Sunday, Jan. 28, 2007.

He was born Nov. 21, 1923, in Waukesha, the son of the late Harry and Jean (nee Praul) Boettcher. He married Mary Puhl on Jan. 30, 1943.

Mr. Boettcher was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, having served in World War II. He was a member of the American Foreign Legion.

He will be greatly missed by his surviving family, which includes his wife, Mary Boettcher of Rolla; his daughter, Pat Maynard of Duke, Mo.; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers and a sister.

A memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 3, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Rolla Friends of the Animals, in care of Null & Son Funeral Home, 1010 Kingshighway St., Rolla, MO 65401.

Null & Son Funeral Home, (573) 364-1200, is serving the family.