SAN DIEGO

Bruce E. Boettcher Jr.

Oct. 31, 1941 - Nov. 7, 2009

Bruce E. Boettcher Jr., of San Diego, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, at his home in San Diego at age 68. He was born Oct. 31, 1941, in Waukesha, the beloved son of Bruce and Geraldine Boettcher.

On Sept. 8, 1962, he married Kathleen S. Boettcher. He was a CPA with his own practice in San Diego and was the tax services director for Bartell hotels in San Diego.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Kathleen Sharon Boettcher of San Diego; daughter, Sheri Kay Boettcher of New Berlin; son, Jason Bruce (Ruby) Boettcher of San Diego; and grandchildren, Mollie Emma Boettcher and Angus Bruce Boettcher, both of San Diego. He is further survived by other relatives and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Bruce and Geraldine Boettcher.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 22, at the Poway-Bernardo Mortuary, 13243 Poway Road, Poway, CA 92064-4689 (phone 858-748-4101).

The family is planning a memorial service in Wisconsin at an undetermined date in January 2010.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Bruce Boettcher Memorial Fund, which has been set up to assist with medical and funeral expenses. Donations can be sent to the Bruce Boettcher Memorial Fund, c/o Jason Boettcher, 6330 Lake Arago Ave., San Diego, CA 92119.