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Funeral services for Franklin “Doe Boy” Boettcher, 64, of Rosenberg were  held Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2010 from Knesek Bros Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Joe Cruse, officiating. Interment was in Pilgrims Rest Cemetery. 

Pallbearers were Michael Boettcher, Sharron Boettcher, Joseph Ulbrich, Christian Boettcher, Cody Nelson and Cody Phillips. 

Franklin was born in Bellville, to parents, William and Bernice Frank Boettcher. He was employed as a warehouse fabrication man for Daniel-Flour for many years retiring from Daniel-Flour.

“Doe Boy” had many football friends in Columbus, Sealy, Bellville, Richmond and Rosenberg and was an avid Longhorn fan.

He passed away on Aug. 11, 2010 in Richmond, Texas.

Franklin is survived by his sisters, Elizabeth Boettcher of Weimar, Carol Oliver and husband, Jay of Sealy, brothers, James Boettcher and wife, Jamey of Katy and Alton Boettcher of Columbus, 2 nieces, 6 nephews, 2 great nieces and 1 great nephew along with numerous other family and friends.

 He is preceded in death by his parents, William and Bernice Boettcher.    

Services were under the direction of Knesek Bros Funeral Chapel, 842 East  Main St., Bellville, Texas 77418, (979)865-3121. Friends may visit our website at to sign the register book or send a sympathy card.


Posted by Joy Neely


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