Obituaries

Helen A. Borer

Helen Ann Borer, 79, of Elgin, passed away Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at St. Joseph’s Care and Rehabilitation in Norfolk. Those left to cherish her memory include her husband: Larry Borer of the Norfolk Veterans Home in Norfolk, four children: Jeff (Val) Borer of Norfolk, Brian (Donna) Borer of Lawton, OK, Jolene (Matt) Weinandt of Wynot, and Les (Rachelle) Borer of Norfolk, 10 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren, two brothers: Henry (Marilyn) Ketteler of Petersburg and Jim (Rosemary) Ketteler of Atkinson, sister-in-law Carol Borer of Auburn, IN, as well as nieces, nephews and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters Mary “Dolly” (Maurice) Henn and Patricia “Pat” (Ken) Schumacher, brothers-in-law: Vic (Ann) Borer, Dennis (Mildred) Borer, Roman (Willa) Borer, Gerald Borer and Joe Borer, sisters-in-law: Rita (Jim) Daly, Sally (Al) Hageman, June (Bud) Simons, Claire (husbands Stanley Simons and Mel Pelster) Pelster and Bernadine (Lawrence) Spieker.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at St. Boniface Catholic Church in Elgin with Rev. Kevin Vogel, Rev. Owen W. Korte and Deacon Dennis Wiehn officiating. Burial followed at the St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery, Petersburg.
Levander Funeral Home of Elgin was in charge of the arrangements. Condolences by be sent to the family at www.levanderfuneralhome.com.