Peterson Funeral Chapel

            Jay Walter Broten, 65, of Aurora passed away Tuesday, January 28, 2020 at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield, MO.

            He was born to Edward and Nona Schmidt Broten on August 30, 1954 in Prescott, AZ.  He was a retired journeyman sprinkler fitter.

            Survivors include his ex-wife, Karin Rogers of Aurora; one son, Kenyon Broten of Aurora, MO.;  three daughters, Katelynn Lombard and husband, Lance of Bozeman, MT., Kristin Kekich of Bozeman, MT. and Kendra Wilkerson and husband, Ethan of Fort Campbell, KY.;  one brother, Craig Broten of Minot, N.D.;  one sister, Peggy Taravalle of Aurora, MO.; and 2 grandchildren, Heidi Jo Lombard and J.J. Wilkerson.

            He was preceded in death by his parents.

‚Äč            No services are planned.  Arrangements are under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel.