2007-04-07 / Obituaries

Becky Borland

Services for Mary Rebecca Borland, of Thornville, will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 21, 2007 at the Lutheran Reformed Cemetery in Thornville. The Roman Catholic burial ritual will be officiated by the Reverend Gene Dawson of Holy Trinity Church, Somerset.

Becky passed away to live with the Lord on December 30, 2006. She was born December 14, 1951, to Dick and Mary Kelber. She was a 1969 graduate of St. Aloysius Academy, New Lexington. After serving in many capacities with the U.S. Postal Service, she was the Buckeye Lake Postmaster.

She was preceded in death by her father and her brother, Bart. She is survived by her husband, John of 36 years; her sons, John III (Emily) and Matt (Mary Ellen); grandchildren, Korinna and Josh; her mother, Mary; sisters, Lavetta and Nannett; brothers, Mike and Bret; mother-in-law, Eleanor; brohers-in-law, Dave (Donna) and Joe Borland; and special friend, Arnold.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to the Somerset Health Care Center, 411 S. Columbus St., Somerset, OH 43783 or to the Fairhope Hospice, 1111 E. Main St., Lancaster, OH 43130.

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