Max B. Hoeme, 83, of Preston, Kansas, died Saturday, December 14th, 2019, at his daughter's home in Springdale, AR.  Max was born July 8, 1936, in Preston, KS, the son of B.R. and Florence Hoeme.  Max married Wanda Lawrence on November 29, 1960, in Pratt, Kansas and was married for 59 years.
 
Max was a proud farmer and also served his country in the Marines from 1955 to 1961.
 
Max is preceded in death by daughter, Cheri; granddaughter Erin Elizabeth Tice; and brother Dale Hoeme.  Max is survived by his wife of 59 years, Wanda Lawrence Hoeme;  six children, Mike Hoeme and Wife Kaye Lynne, Debbie Lamanske and husband Joe, Diane Fowler and husband Cliff, Steve Hoeme, Susan Hoeme and husband Jeremy, Larry Hoeme and Wife Danielle Hoeme; 22 Grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Joyce Caldwell (Jim) and Anita Funk (Bob).
 
Memorials may be made to 2nd Milk at www.2ndmilk.org or the Pratt County Historical Society.