Eugene “Gene” F. Boecker died on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in St. Louis, Mo., at the age of 61 years, 1 month and 27 days.
Eugene “Gene” Boecker was born Nov. 27, 1955, in Sauk Centre to Norbert and Elizabeth Boecker.
Survivors include his three loving children, Travis, Brittney and Tiffany Boecker, three grandchildren, Isaac Hettver, Karly Boecker and Garrett Boecker, faithful companion dog Emmit, eleven siblings, Elmer (Juliana) Boecker, Ralph Boecker, Edmund (Helen) Boecker, Dorothy (Wilfred) Feldewerd, Rita (Gene) Revermann-Fischer, Janet (Maurice) Michels, Geri (LeRoy) Moscho, Lorraine Pommerer, Edna (Robert) Kramer, Allen (Val) Boecker and Tom (Angie) Boecker.
Mass of Christian Burial for Gene was held on Thursday, Feb. 2, 2017, at Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 302 State Street, Elrosa, at 11 a.m. Presiding was Fr. Marvin Enneking and Fr. Peter Kirchner.