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K-State Today

January 8, 2020

Celebration of life for Alberto B. Broce

Submitted by Department of Entomology

A celebration of life for Alberto B. Broce, emeritus professor of entomology, will take place at 2 p.m. May 2 at College Avenue United Methodist Church, 1609 College Ave. in Manhattan. Broce died peacefully from complications associated with Parkinson's disease on Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019, at his residence in Tucson, Arizona. 

Broce joined the Kansas State University entomology department in 1979. He attained full professor by 1987 and over the next 29 years, built a successful and highly productive research career at K-State.

Read additional information about Broce. Donations in his honor may be made to the Kansas State University Foundation, Broce (Alberto & Bobara) Family Insect Zoo Excellence Fund, D54624. KSU Foundation, 1800 Kimball Ave., Suite 200, Manhattan, KS 66502.