Wednesday, November 28th, 2007
Mildred C. Barhorst, 90, formerly of Newport, died at 4:10 p.m. Nov. 27, 2007, at Fair Haven County Home, Sidney.
She was born March 20, 1917, in Fort Loramie, to John and Anna Schlater Borchers. On Nov. 3, 1937, she married William J. Barhorst, who died Jan. 12, 2000.
Surviving are a son, Jerold (Sheila), Russia; two daughters, Marilyn (Jerry) Winner, Fort Loramie, and Janice (Fred) Prenger, Newport; three sisters, Leona Steinemann, Minster, Agnes (Vernon) Winner, Osgood, and Mary Lou (Homer) Bornhorst, Fort Loramie; three sisters-in-law, Charlotte Borchers, Minster, and Henrietta (Sam) Dosek and Luella Borchers, all of Fort Loramie; 12 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are three brothers, Louie, John and Al Borchers; three brothers and their wives, Clarence and Bernadette Borchers, Tony and Hilda Borchers and Herb and Ann Borchers; three sisters and their husbands, Martha and Gilbert Hilgefort, Emma and Richard Kaiser and Helen and Gerald Barga; and a brother-in-law, Carl Steinemann.
He was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Newport, and its Altar Sodality, and the Knights of St. John Auxiliary, Fort Loramie.
Funeral Mass is 10:30 a.m. Saturday at the church, the Rev. Steven Shoup officiating. Burial is at the church cemetery.
Calling is 2-8 p.m. Friday and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at Hogenkamp Funeral Home, Minster.