Obituary – Brorsen, Herman Edwin

Herman Edwin Brorsen

Class of 1957

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Herman Brorsen

F. F. A. 54-57, Wrestling 54-57, Class Assemblies 54-56, F.F.A. Treasurer 54-55, F.F.A. Vice President 55-56, F.F.A. President 56-57, Football Queen Manager 54-55, Home Room President 54-56.

Herman Edwin Brorsen

November 21, 1938 – July 25, 1976

Funeral will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday for Herman Edwin Brorsen, 37, Perry area farmer-rancher, who died at 4:45 p.m. Sunday at Stillwater Municipal hospital following an illness of several months.

Rev. Hollis Morris will officiate at services at the First Baptist church of Perry. Burial will be at Grace Hill cemetery under direction of Parker Funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Oklahoma Cancer society.

Brorsen was born Nov. 21, 1938, at Perry and was a 1957 graduate of Perry high school.

He and the former Donna Mollet were married Dec. 22, 1956, at Stillwater.

In addition to his farmer-rancher operations, Brorsen had worked two years at the Perry Post Office. He had been a call fireman from March 1, 1965 until Dec. 1, 1968, when he began full-time fireman duties at the Perry fire department. He resigned from that position June 1, 1972.

He was a member of the First Baptist church.

In addition to his wife, of the home address, survivors include two sons, Douglas and Dennis, and one daughter, Metha, all of the home; his mother, Mrs. Nettie Brorsen, Edmond; a brother, Bart Brorsen, Perry; and a sister, Mrs. Jim (Metha) Singleton, Sugarland, Tex.