Tuesday Night
56°
Mostly Cloudy
5%
Wednesday
79°
Partly Sunny
3%
Wednesday Night
55°
Mostly Clear
2%
Thursday
81°
Mostly Sunny
Thursday Night
58°
Mostly Clear
Friday
85°
Mostly Sunny
Friday Night
65°
Mostly Clear
5%
Saturday
85°
Partly Sunny
16%
Saturday Night
67°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
15%
Sunday
84°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
18%
Sunday Night
64°
Mostly Cloudy
20%
3 Day
Extended
Friday, March 14th, 2014
Mary Boroff
Mary E. Boroff, 98, Rockford, passed away March 12, 2014, at the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center.
She was born Jan. 20, 1916, in Ohio City, to Charles and Mary Moore Clouse. On Dec. 5, 1933, she married Forrest Boroff, who died Sept. 10, 1991.
She is survived by two daughters, Virginia Hesse, Mendon, and Patricia (Kelly) Howell, Lenoir City, Tenn.; six grandchildren, Randy and Rick Hesse, Teri Ross, Brent Howell, Kelly Gross and Jill Heath; 12 great-grandchildren, Josh Hesse, Angela Keith, Camille Hesse, Courtney Smith, Ryan Hesse, Kailee Ross, Chelsea, Corey and Shaquille Howell, Cole Heath, Sydney Heath and Jaden Gross; and two great-great-grandchildren, Haiden and Owen Keith; three sisters-in-law and a brother-in-law, Imogene Cooper, Lois Roettger and Laverl and Jeanne Boroff.
Deceased are a son-in-law, Larry Hesse; three brothers, Waldo, Walter and Kenen Clouse; and four sisters, Gertie Mae Clouse, Blanche Keating, Ethel Leonard and Gertrude Berry.
She was a life-long member of the Olive Branch Church of God, where she belonged to the women's association. She worked at Federal Mogul, Van Wert, and enjoyed quilting and fishing.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Monday at Ketcham-Ripley Funeral Home, Rockford, the Rev. Steve Waterman officiating.
Calling is 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Sunday and one hour before services Monday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be directed to the Van Wert Inpatient Hospice Center, Olive Branch Church of God, or Maplewood Assisted Living Fund.
Condolences may be expressed at http://ketchamripley.com.
Additional obituaries on this date
Cara Young, 47, St. Marys, died March 13, 2014, at her residence.
She was bor [More]
Vaughn G. Wakefield, 66, Versailles, passed away at 5:55 a.m. March 13, 2014, at State of the Heart Hospice Care Center in Greenville. [More]
Heather R. McCormick, 40, Celina, died in the early morning of March 11, 2014, following a traffic accident in Mercer County. [More]
Lois A. Mackey, 85, formerly of Celina, passed away March 12, 2014, at The Monticello House in Anderson, Ind. [More]
Janet E. Thompson-Steen, 75, Celina, died at 3:12 p.m. March 12, 2014, at Celina Manor Nursing Home after a short illness. [More]