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Lucille "Lucy" Borseth

November 25, 1924 October 13, 2019
Lucille "Lucy" Borseth
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Lucille Borseth, 94, of Cresco, Iowa passed away on Sunday, October 13, 2019 at the Evans Memorial Home in Cresco, Iowa. 

Lucy was born on November 25, 1924 in Winneshiek County, Iowa to John and Mary (Junge) Ott. She married Emmett Borseth on February 24, 1943 at the Little Brown Church in Nashua, Iowa. Emmett passed away on November 12, 2006. 

Lucy worked at the Ordinance Plant in Burlington, Iowa during WWII. Following the war, Emmett and Lucy moved back to Cresco and she worked for the Cresco Times Plain Dealer for 41 years. 

She is survived by her brother Orvald (Lenora) Ott, two sisters-in-law Geraldine Ott, and Irene Slifka, along with many nieces and nephews, and great nieces and nephews. 

She was preceded in death by her brothers, Ervin, Florian, Herb, Melvin, John, and Francis, and her sisters Alvera “Tootie” Richardson, Irene Pittelko, Joyce Ormsby, and Janice Mollenhoff.

Memorials may be directed to the New Oregon Cemetery Association.


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Visitation

Wednesday

16

Oct

9:30 AM 10/16/2019 9:30:00 AM - 11:00 AM 10/16/2019 11:00:00 AM
Notre Dame Catholic Church

223 2nd Ave E
Cresco, IA 52136

Notre Dame Catholic Church
223 2nd Ave E Cresco 52136 IA
United States

Service

Wednesday

16

Oct

11:00 AM 10/16/2019 11:00:00 AM
Notre Dame Catholic Church

223 2nd Ave E
Cresco, IA 52136

Notre Dame Catholic Church
223 2nd Ave E Cresco 52136 IA
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

New Oregon Final Resting Place

13867 Willow Ave
Cresco, IA 52136

13867 Willow Ave Cresco 52136 IA
United States
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