|Birth: ||Apr. 23, 1920|
|Death: ||Sep. 20, 1969|
Veteran of World War II - SMAJ in US Army.
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Private funeral services will take place Tuesday for Raymond E Brosius, 49, of 411 E Oak St, Frackville, from the Robert F Hoppes Funeral Home, 3rd and Washington Sts., Frackville. Rev Aubrey N Bougher, Christ Lutheran Church of Mahanoy City, will officiate. Interment in Odd Fellows Cemetery, Frackville.
Mr. Brosius was found dead in his office Saturday morning. An investigation was conducted by Frackville Police. Deputy Coroner William Rhoades listed cause of death as a self-inflicted gunshot wound. He released the body to the Hoppes Funeral Home.
Born in Frackville, he was a son of Mrs. Lulu (Hower) Brosius and the late Robert Brosius. He was an insurance agent for the State Farm Insurance Co. A veteran of World War Two, he served as a Sgt. Major in the US Army. Mr. Brosius was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Frackville; the F&AM Lodge 732 of Frackville.
Surviving are his mother of Frackville; his wife, the former Edith Speidel; two sons, Warren S, a student at the Schuylkill Campus of Penn State Center; Chad D, at home; a sister, Mrs Veda Auman, Frackville; these brothers, Robert C, Reading; Dr. Edward J, Media; Clarence D, Frackville; Kenneth E and William D, Indianapolis, Ind; and James R, Bricktown, NJ.
Pottsville Republican 22 Sep 1969
Robert Monroe Jefferson Brosius (1883 - 1944)
Lulu G Hower Brosius (1885 - 1971)
Edith R Speidel Gibson (1925 - 2011)*
Clarence D Brosius (1916 - 1992)*
Raymond E Brosius (1920 - 1969)
Kenneth Brosius (1922 - 1997)*
Odd Fellows Cemetery
Created by: Betty Via Wolfe
Record added: Dec 31, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 82769837