Richard J. Borror

Died: Tue., May 28, 2019

Family to do services at later date

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Richard J Borror, 85, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at Memorial Hospital with his wife at his side. He died due to complications from pneumonia.

Born to the late William J and Fay (Melching) Borror of Ossian, IN. He graduated from Ossian High School, attended Wasbash College and graduated from Indiana University Bloomington. Dick was a sales representative for Marathon and Exxon oil companies before becoming self-employed with Sparkle Wash.

Survivors include his wife Josephine (Redwanski) Borror; two children; Michele J (John) Long of Newnan, GA, and Richard J (Gail) Borror, Jr. of Lighthouse Point, FL, and North Liberty, IN; grandchildren, Dr. William J (Christine) Borror of Houston, TX, and Elizabeth J Borror, and special friend, Joseph Stefanski of Charlotte, N C.

As a member of Sunnyside Presbyterian Church he had served as a deacon. Dick was an avid golfer and Yankee fan. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held later. Memorial contributions may be made to South Bend – Elkhart Audubon Society, P.O. Box 581, Mishawaka, IN, 46544. Welsheimer Family Funeral Home assisted with arrangements. Family and friends may leave e-mail condolences at

Charitable donations may be made in Richard's memory to the following organization:

South Bend – Elkhart Audubon Society
P.O. Box 581, Mishawaka, IN, 46544

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