AMerican Veteran 11

Louie Gene Bothe

November 8, 1938 ~ April 29, 2020 (age 81)


Louie Gene Bothe, 82, of Broken Bow, passed from this life on April 29, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his loving family.

Louie was born in Achille, Oklahoma, on November 8, 1937, to William Louie Bothe and Bonnie Dale Lois (Deason) Bothe. He and Sandra Jo Fortune were united in marriage, June 7, 1968, they shared fifty-one years together.

Louie was a member of the 1st United Methodist Church of Broken Bow. He was a Scoutmaster for the Boy Scouts in Broken Bow. Louie was a big fan of the Savages and was a band booster. He enjoyed going fishing.

He was preceded in death by his parents, William and Bonnie Bothe; mother-in-law, Bessie Mae Fortune; sister, Nowanna Joyce Bothe Hall.

Louie was survived by his wife, Sandra Jo Bothe, of the home; children, Shurina Lynn Hill, of Oklahoma City, Gregory Gene Bothe, of Broken Bow; father-in-law, Roy Fortune, of Broken Bow; sister, Bonnie Virginia Elledge-Checota; grandchildren, Morgan Chelsea Bothe, Dustin Bailey, Meta Elise Bothe, and Emma Marie Bothe.


A viewing will be held, Friday, May 1, 2020, from 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM, at the Bunch-Singleton Funeral Home.

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May 1, 2020

9:00 AM to 5:00 PM
Bunch-Singleton Funeral Home
205 N Broadway St
Broken Bow, OK 74728

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