Dean M. Broers, 57


Dean Martin Broers, 57, of Nokomis died Monday, Aug. 21, 2023, with his family at his side.

Visitation for Mr. Broers will be Friday, Aug. 25, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in rural Nokomis from 4 to 7 p.m. and one hour prior to funeral services.  Services will be held Saturday, Aug. 26, at 11 a.m. at the church, with Pastor Chris Prumm officiating.   Burial will follow at St. Paul’s Lutheran Cemetery.  Stiehl Dawson Funeral Home of Nokomis is assisting the family with arrangements.

Mr. Broers was born Dec. 13, 1965, in Hillsboro to Elmer Martin and Ruth Ann (Wolters) Broers. He married Heather Ann Wilson on May 23, 2998, and they later divorced.

Mr. Broers graduated from Nokomis High School with the class of 1984, and went on to work at Brinkman’s Dairy Farm in Nokomis for two years and Armour Dairy Farm in Carlinville for approximately three years.  He also worked for A-lert Construction as an iron worker for more than 20 years and most recently at Nokomis Quarry for the last 12 years.

A member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in rural Nokomis, he loved attending his children’s sporting events, John Deere equipment, Ford trucks and his Longhorn cattle.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his children, Hunter Broers and Lily Broers both of Nokomis; sister, Dana (Steve) Hellmann of Hamel; brother, Dale (Theola) Broers of Nokomis; nephews Andrew (Mikayah) Hellmann, Cody (Cheyenne) Hellmann, Ryan Hellmann and Travis Broers and great-nephew Westen Hellmann.

He was preceded in death by his father, Elmer Broers on Dec. 7, 2022, and a brother, Lyle Broers in 1963.

The family suggests memorials to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 22009 E. 19th Road, Nokomis, IL  62075 or the Montgomery County Cancer Association, 19 Circle Drive, Litchfield, IL  62075.

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