Details for Bertha "Bert" Borde
Bertha "Bert" I. Borde, age 82, of Janesville was called to her eternal home by her Lord on Friday, February 2, 2018, with her family by her side. Bert was born on May 11, 1935, in Edgerton, the daughter of Oliver and Lorraine (Ruosch) Murwin. She graduated from Edgerton High School, and went on to school to become a beautician in Janesville. She married Russell E. Borde on November 3, 1955, together they were blessed with 5 sons. If you know Bert, you definitely enjoyed her infectious laugh. Listening to Elvis and country music as well as watching the Lawrence Welk Show were some of her favorite past times. She also took great pleasure in exploring Janesville on foot and by bus.
She is survived by three sons: Thomas Borde of Beaver Dam, Donald (Tammy) Borde, and James (Kelly) Borde, both of Rio; five grandchildren: Lacie, Crystal, Erica, Kaitlyn, and Jacob; two great-grandchildren, Jacob and Caleb; siblings: Jeanette (Lyle) Phillips, Bill (Iva) Murwin, Frank (Betty) Murwin, Ollie Murwin, Bob (Kitty) Murwin, Ruby (Joe) Cabibbo, and Wayne (Linda) Murwin; and many other family and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Allen (Peggy) Murwin; sisters-in-law, Sharon Murwin and Pat Murwin; and sons, Russell E. Borde, Jr. and Ronald L. Borde.
A Funeral Service will be held at 10 a.m. on Monday, February 5, 2018 at SCHNEIDER FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY. Burial will be in Fulton Cemetery. A visitation will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, February 4, 2018 at Schneider Funeral Home. For online obituary and registry: www.schneiderfuneraldirectors.com
A special thank you to the staff at St. Elizabeth Manor of Footville, and the Heartland Hospice for their comfort and care of Bert. God bless you all for the work you do every day.