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Benjamin Andrew Roetman
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Birth: Nov. 28, 1904
Nobles County
Minnesota, USA
Death: Mar. 31, 1985
Orange City
Sioux County
Iowa, USA

Benjamin A. Roetman, 80, of Orange City died Sunday, March 31, in a hospital in Orange City. Services were at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, April 3, in Trinity Reformed Church in Orange City. The Rev. Donald R. Lenderink officiated. Burial was in West Lawn Cemetery. Visitation was after 2 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, with the family present from 7-8:30 p.m. in the Van Etten-Oolman Funeral Home.

Mr. Roetman was born Nov. 28, 1904, near Leota, Minn, and attended Mankato Business College. He married Ellen Van Der Zwaag Feb. 17, 1932, at Middleburg. They farmed near Middleburg until 1945 when they moved to Orange City where he was a realtor. In May 1984 he became a resident of Happy Siesta Retirement Home in Remsen. Mrs. Roetman died Oct. 15,1984, at Orange City. He was a member of Trinity Reformed Church.

Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Don (Nelva) Schreur of Orange City; two sisters, Mrs. Don (Edith) Kraai of Orange City and Mrs. Fred (Margie) Kreykes of Sheldon; two grandsons and two great grandchildren.

-Obituary from The Sioux Center News (4/3/1985)
Family links: 
  John Roetman (1862 - 1912)
  Trijntje De Graaf Roetman Vander Schaaf (1872 - 1938)
  Ellen Vander Zwaag Roetman (1911 - 1984)
  Grace Roetman Ver Hoef (1892 - 1973)*
  Jennie Roetman Zwagerman (1893 - 1975)*
  Gerrit Roetman (1895 - 1916)*
  Frank Roetman (1897 - 1982)*
  Marge Roetman Kreykes (1899 - 1987)*
  John Harvey Roetman (1903 - 1976)*
  Benjamin Andrew Roetman (1904 - 1985)
  Edith Kathryn Roetman Kraai (1909 - 1991)*
  Kate Annette Roetman Killpack (1911 - 1981)*
*Calculated relationship
West Lawn Cemetery
Orange City
Sioux County
Iowa, USA
Created by: Nancy Kiel-Gravning
Record added: Nov 10, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12303449
Benjamin Andrew Roetman
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: Jan. 16, 2006
Rest in peace...
- Nancy
 Added: Nov. 10, 2005

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