Howard Ivan Broekema, 73, of Hemet, Calif., died May 10, 2007, in Hemet. He was born April 9, 1934, in Everett, Wash. The family moved to Bozeman in 1942, and he married Deloris Davis on June 14, 1957. They lived in Hemet and spent several summers in Bozeman.
He is survived by his wife Deloris; son Clark (Ramona) of San Diego; daughters Sherry (Greg) Kainz of Denver and Kathy Hoover of Talent, Ore.; eight grandchildren; one great-grandson; brothers Willis (Bev) of Jamestown, Calif., and Morris of Los Alamitos, Calif.; sisters Jerita (Klaas) Andriesen of Churchill, Genevieve Voulkos and Irma Tiffany, both of Bozeman, Meredith (Chet) Moore of Arlington, Va., Dot Walden of Artesia, Calif., and Marcia (Ray) Hogue of Seal Beach, Calif.
Funeral services were held May 16 in Hemet.
Published in Bozeman Daily Chronicle on May 27, 2007