MINSTER — Thomas L. Broerman, 61, of Minster, died at 12:15 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013, at St. Rita's Medical Center, Lima.
He was born Aug. 26, 1952, in Coldwater, to the late Lawrence and Thelma (Hartings) Broerman. His mother survives in Cranberry Prairie. He married Pamela K. Liette on June 28, 1980, at St. Louis Catholic Church, North Star. She survives in Minster.
He also is survived by his children, Christine Broerman and Greg Marchel, Piqua; Brian Broerman, Fort Wayne, Ind.; Alan and Heather Broerman, Spencerville; and Sarah Broerman and Harold Charles, Spencerville. He is survived by six grandchildren, William, Lauren, Christopher, Shannon, Alicia and Wayne; brothers and sisters, Virginia and John Boress, New Bremen, Charles and Dolly Broerman, New Bremen, Phyllis Broerman, New Bremen, Nancy Bond, Celina, Mark Broerman, New Weston, Walter and Ronda Broerman, Carthagena, Sandy Poeppelman, New Bremen; mother-in-law, Madonna Liette, North Star; and in-laws, Linda and Mike Kuether, Yorkshire, and Steve and Shelia Liette, Versailles.
He was preceded in death by his father, a brother-in-law, Jere Bond, and father-in-law, Lowell Liette.
He was member of St. Augustine Catholic Church, Minster, Minster Knights of Columbus, and a 1970 graduate of St. Henry High School. He had worked for Minster Farmers Co-Op and was a truck driver for Go Bucks Trucking.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5, at Hogenkamp Funeral Home Minster, with the Rev. Rick Nieberding officiating. Friends may call at the funeral home from 3 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 4, and from 9 to 10 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013. Burial will take place in St. Augustine Cemetery.
Condolences may be made at www.hogenkampfh.com.