Funeral services for 75-year-old Alice Boettger of Springfield, Minnesota, will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday morning, April 22, 2017, at Zion Lutheran Church in Springfield. The church is located at 122 West Central Street.
Interment will be in the Zion Lutheran Cemetery of Springfield.
Visitation will be at Sturm Funeral Home-Springfield Chapel on Friday, April 21, 2017, from 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. The funeral home is located at 407 North Jackson. A second visitation will be at the church the day of the funeral service from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Online condolences to the family may be sent to: www.sturmfh.com.
Sturm Funeral Home-Springfield Chapel is handling the arrangements.
Alice Boettger passed away on Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at St. John’s Lutheran Home in Springfield.
Alice Jane Boettger was born on April 27, 1941, in Springfield, the daughter of Albert and Adina (Zimmermann) Schultz. She attended country school and graduated from Springfield High School. She worked at Lloyd’s Lumber in Mankato, Minnesota as a bookkeeper.
Alice was united in marriage to Richard Boettger was November 25, 1960, in Springfield. She worked as a bookkeeper for the Springfield Medical Center beginning in 1979, retiring after 31 years of service.
Alice was a member of the Zion Lutheran Church in Springfield and the Springfield Hospital Auxiliary. She enjoyed flowers, gardening, sewing and quilting.
She is survived by her husband, Richard Boettger of Springfield; children, Roger (fiancée Nancy) Boettger of Springfield, Greg (Amy) Boettger of Springfield, Todd (Mary) Boettger of Owatonna, Minnesota and Mark Boettger of Springfield; eight grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; sisters, Leona (Sonny) Willaby of Mountain Lake, Minnesota and Verna Timm of Lamberton, Minnesota and a sister-in-law, Arlene Schultz of Springfield.
Preceding her in death were her parents, Albert and Adina Schultz; a brother, Arnold Schultz; parents-in-law, Rudy and Rose Boettge and in-laws, Harold and Bernice Boettger and Jack and Phyllis Hawthorne.