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Kary Michael Broxterman

Kary Michael Broxterman, 60, of Topeka, KS died Friday, October 8, 2021, at his home.

He was born December 17, 1960 the son of Dennis and Clarice (Mattwashe) Broxterman.

Kary graduated from Topeka High School. He was a member of the Prairie Band Pottawatomie Nation where he worked as the manager of the propane dealership on the reservation. Kary was a proud Potawatomi Indian. His love for the Potawatomi-Nishnabek ways song and dances were insurmountable. In Kary’s spare time he enjoyed trying different cuisines and riding his Harley Davidson Motorcycle.

He is survived by his father Dennis Broxterman, his mother Clarice Mattwaoshee, a sister, Marilyn Kay Broxterman-Roduner, a nephew, Kris Davis and three nieces, Lindsay (RJ) McGuire, Katie (Patrick) Johnson, and Hannah Gross. He was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, William “Bill” Roduner. Kary was a proud son, brother, uncle and great-uncle. He loved his family and serving God.

Kary’s family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m.(noon) on Thursday, October 14, 2021 at the Brennan-Mathena Funeral Home. The graveside service will be held at 12:30 p.m. Thursday, October 14, 2021 at Mount Hope Cemetery, 4700 SW 17th Street, Topeka.

In lieu of flowers the family suggest memorial donations be made to the Rheumatoid Arthritis Foundation sent in care of Brennan-Mathena Funeral Home, 800 SW 6th Avenue, Topeka, KS 66603.