|Death: ||Oct. 20, 2008|
George E. Borsotti, 81, of Park Road, West Hartford passed away on Monday, October 20, 2008 at his home surrounded by his family.
Born in Hebron to the late Severino and Irma (Pattirini) Borsotti, he graduated from Windham High School where he received a state farmer degree and was president of the local chapter of the Future Farmers of America. In 1954, George served in the Army for two years. He worked at Pratt & Whitney for 33 years where he retired in 1989. As a volunteer during his retirement years, he enjoyed preparing the flower gardens at Elizabeth Park. He also enjoyed working on the farm, his workshop, gardening, fishing, hunting and watching the Red Sox and UConn Women's Basketball.
He was survived by his wife of 52 years, Lillian (Miner) Borsotti; his daughter, Darlene Borsotti of West Hartford; his two sons, Steven Borsotti and his wife Carol of West Hartford and Kevin Borsotti and his wife Corinne of Glastonbury; his sister, Rena Zachmann and her husband Joe of Hebron; seven grandchildren, Jason and Miranda Shilati, Kristy and Carl Borsotti, Julie, Kelly and Leslie Borsotti and one great-grandchild, Piero Papili.
Funeral Services were held on Saturday, October 25, 2008 at 10:30 AM at Holmes Funeral Home located at 400 Main Street in Manchester.
Calling hours were held on Friday, October 24 from 5:00 until 8:00 PM at the Funeral Home.
George was laid to rest following the conclusion of the Funeral Services in the Gilead Cemetery in Hebron, with Full Military Honors accorded.
REST IN ETERNAL PEACE GEORGE.
Created by: Ryan D. Curtis
Record added: Oct 24, 2008
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