Today
30°
Cloudy
13%
Tonight
25°
Cloudy
12%
Tomorrow
41°
Partly Sunny
7%
Tomorrow Night
29°
Partly Cloudy
1%
Sunday
40°
Chance Rain
51%
Sunday Night
34°
Chance Rain
26%
Monday
43°
Mostly Cloudy
13%
Monday Night
36°
Mostly Cloudy
19%
Tuesday
45°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
20%
Tuesday Night
27°
Mostly Clear
7%
Wednesday
37°
Partly Sunny
11%
Wednesday Night
29°
Mostly Cloudy
13%
3 Day
Extended
Monday, March 8th, 2010
Marlene Borchers
Marlene E. Simon Borchers, 87, Althoff Road, Versailles, died March 5, 2010, at the Versailles Health Care Center.
She was born Dec. 14, 1922, in Willowdell to Peter and Rosa Moorman Simon. On April 14, 1945, she married Orville Borchers, who survives.
Also surviving are seven sons, Orville Borchers Jr., Joseph (Joan) Borchers, Mark (Therese) Borchers, Christopher (Kimberly) Borchers and Steven (Lillian) Borchers, all of Versailles, Alan (Robin) Borchers, Jackson Center, and Frank (Barbara) Borchers, New Bremen; six daughters, Janet (Ronald) Nufrio, Sidney, Julia Weaver, Centerville, Rebecca (Leslie) Nason, Waterford, Wis., Mary (Mark) Heft and Kathleen (Randy) Schmitz, all of Versailles, and Teresa (Charles) Kohlhepp, Xenia; a sister, Harriet (Richard) Frantz, Sidney; 44 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.
Deceased are two sisters, Amelia Francis and Evelyn Littman, and a son-in-law, Steven Weaver.
She attended Sts. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Newport, where she volunteered as an organist until she retired in 1990 and was a member of the church's St. Ann's Ladies Sodality and Knights of St. John Ladies Auxiliary. She also was a member of the Catholic Cursillo movement through the Piqua Ultreya in the 1990s. She graduated from Versailles High School in 1940 and Miami-Jacobs College in Dayton in 1942. She worked at Willowdell Sales Co. and First National Bank, Versailles, before she married.
Funeral Mass is at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the church, the Rev. Steven Shoup officiating. Burial will be at the church cemetery after services.
Calling is 3-8 p.m. today and 9-10 a.m. Tuesday at Gehret Funeral Home, Fort Loramie.
Contributions can be made to the church.
Condolences can be left at www.gehretfuneralhome.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
William E. "Bill" Borger, 52, 605 Sweitzer St., Greenville, died March 6, 2010, at his home. [More]
Wilbur H. Heiland, 92, 8181 state Route 274, Anna, died at 7:03 p.m. March 6, 2010, at Dorothy Love Retirement Community, Sidney. [More]
Richard A. "Dick" Martin, 80, 109 Wiggs St., Fort Recovery, died at 9:30 p.m. March 6, 2010, at Mercer County Community Hospital, Coldwater. [More]
Virgil Puthoff, 62, Chickasaw, died March 7, 2010, at the OSU Medical Center, C [More]
Donna M. Watkins, 84, 314 E. Plum St., New Bremen, died at 9:45 a.m. March 5, 2010, at Heritage Manor Nursing Home, Minster. [More]
Sharon White, 58, 769 Gordon Grove Dr., St. Marys, died at 7 a.m. March 8, 2010 [More]