He was born October 21, 1945 in Santa Ana, California to Vernon and Ella Eilts Boese.
A lifetime area resident he was a laborer.
He is survived by; children, Shannon Boese, Shadd Boese, Shaun (Jamie) Boese, Shaela Tullis, Joe Freel, Lynda Freel; siblings, Glenna Belcher, Lavern (Rosa) Boese, Sandra (Dennis) Sauer, Rodney (Janie) Boese, Brent Boese, Marva D. McDonald; twelve grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Shirley Shank; and a brother-in-law, Joe Belcher.
Cremation has taken place and no services are planned at this time. Memorials may be given to the Robert Boese Memorial Fund in care of Beckwith Mortuary, PO Box 477, Larned, Kansas 67550.