Violet Boettcher

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Violet Boettcher, 90, of Rochester, formerly of Plainview and St. Charles, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at the Samaritan Bethany Nursing Home on Eighth in Rochester.

Violet Florence Deming Boettcher was born July 18, 1923, the daughter of Edward and Florence (Olson) Deming. She graduated from Plainview High School. On June 11, 1946, Violet was married to Bernie Boettcher. She worked as a nursing assistant and as a home health care provider.

Violet enjoyed cooking and baking. She was also enjoyed watching professional wrestling. She was a former member of St. Matthew Lutheran Church in St. Charles.

Violet is survived by her children, June Boettcher of Rochester, Keith (Mary) Boettcher of Rochester, Gene (Nancy) Boettcher of Eyota, Randy (Bonnie) Boettcher of Plainview, Bonnie (Kevin) Tracy of Mesa, Ariz., and Vicki Boettcher of Rochester; grandchildren, Mike (Jackie) Boettcher, Chad (Amy) Boettcher, Kim Boettcher, Tracy (David) Allen, Todd (Jennifer) Boettcher, Dustin (Heidi) Boettcher, Kelli Boettcher and Carrie Tracy; 12 great-grandchildren; sisters, Jeanette Kruger and Shirley Olson; and a brother, Laverne (Bev) Deming.

Violet was preceded in death by her husband, Bernie Boettcher; brother, Willard Deming; sister, Jean Schultz.

A memorial service for Violet will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, April 13, at the Samaritan Bethany Nursing Home on Eighth Chapel, 24 Eighth Street N.W., Rochester, with Pastor Jean Boese officiating. Visitation will be held from 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. prior to the service at the Samaritan Bethany Nursing Home Chapel.

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Published in The Post-Bulletin on Apr. 11, 2014