|Birth: ||Feb. 9, 1864|
|Death: ||Aug. 17, 1911|
Son of Wichmann Böttcher and Margaret "Meto" Koenig, John Boettcher married his cousin's widow, Anna Katharina (Drücker) Boettcher, in NE on 21 Dec 1899. His memorial was entered Boettcher although his stone reads Bottcher. Known Boettcher family memorials in this cemetery are spelled Bottcher.
Mr. Boettcher's obituary follows. Source is "Talmage Tribune," 25 Aug 1911; copy is courtesy of Curtis Wolbert, president of Otoe County Genealogical Society:
John Boettcher, whose home was in Osage precinct, about nine miles northwest of Talmage, died in an Omaha Hospital, Thursday, august 17th, following an operation for some stomach trouble.
The remains were shipped to Lorton Friday evening and thence conveyed to the home. The funeral was held Saturday afternoon at McWilliams church, Rev. Eller preaching the sermon. Interment was made in the McWilliams cemetery.
Mr. Boettcher was 46 years of age and had lived in that neighborhood a number of years. He was one of the prominent farmers of that locality and was highly esteemed by all who knew him. He is survived by the wife and several children.
Bottcher, John, b. 1865, d. 1911, "Husband"
Wichmann Boettcher (1828 - 1896)
Margarett Koenig Boettcher (1846 - 1927)
Anna Katharina Druecker Bottcher (1855 - 1924)
John Boettcher (1864 - 1911)
Herman Boettcher (1867 - 1940)*
Adelheid Boettcher (1875 - 1932)*
Caroline Henrietta Boettcher Picker (1877 - 1924)*
Henry William Boettcher (1882 - 1969)*
Emma Boettcher (1886 - 1913)*
Saint Johns Cemetery
Created by: Jane Denny
Record added: Mar 30, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50445703