|Birth: ||Dec. 25, 1921|
|Death: ||Oct. 22, 2010|
Shirley D. Borger, 88, formerly of 1027 State Route 427, Franklin, died at 4:15 p.m. Friday, Oct. 22, 2010, in The Caring Place, Franklin. Born in Hannaville on Dec. 25, 1921, she was a daughter of the late Glenn Herbert and Dean Johnston Deets.
She was a graduate of Franklin High School and Franklin Commercial College, (Galena Building, Franklin), served as secretary and treasurer of her husband's roofing business, was a member of the Lupher Chapel United Methodist Church and held offices with the Women's Society, was a charter member of the Valley Grove PTA at Sugarcreek, was a 4-H leader for more than 30 years, and was a member of the Flying Farmers of Pennsylvania. Her hobbies included raising Arabian horses, reading, knitting and traveling.
She married Billy V. Borger on June 29, 1941, and he died on Sept. 23, 2001.
She is survived by six children, Val Borger and wife Betsey of Prescott, AZ, Gary Borger and wife Nancy of Wausau, WI, Judy Hileman and husband Terry of Cooperstown and Apache Junction, AZ, Kathleen Gallagher, Brian Borger and wife Kathy, and David Borger and wife Tina, all of Franklin; 11 grandchildren, Jason Borger and wife Kelly of Vancouver, WA, Bill Gallagher and wife Marcie of Grand Canyon Village, AZ, Nate Hileman and wife Lisa of Portland, OR, Toby Hileman and wife Jennifer of New Castle, Deana Wehrle and husband Josh of Guys Mills, Leah Shook and husband Raymond of Franklin, Nicholas Borger of Pittsburgh, Shannon Caviness and husband David of Franklin, Taylor Borger of Franklin, Lance Nelson of Seneca, and Dreama Nelson of Cooperstown; and 11 greatgrandchildren. She was preceded in death by a brother, Francis "Frank" Deets.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Lupher Chapel United Methodist Church with her son, Rev. Brian Borger, officiating. Interment will be made in the Lupher Chapel cemetery.
Billy V Borger (1919 - 2001)
Lupher Chapel Cemetery
Created by: Doris Hartman
Record added: Dec 07, 2010
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