June 13, 2017 – West Bend, WI – Jane C. Borchardt, 91, of West Bend, was called home to be with the Lord on Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the Waterford, West Bend.
She was born on September 3, 1925 to the late Peter and Christine (nee Schoch) Borchardt in Milwaukee WI. She graduated from Riverside High School in 1943. Jane worked for the Wisconsin Telephone Company as a supervisor for 36 years, retiring in 1982. She was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church, West Bend and the Catholic Daughters in Milwaukee. She enjoyed spending time and traveling with her nieces. She will be missed by all who knew her.
Those Jane leaves behind to cherish her memory include her sister, Margaret Borchardt; three nieces, Sandra (James ) Balistriere, Geraldine Arlt, and Rose Marie (Robert ) Rogge; a sister in law, Rose Borchardt; a cousin, Irene Kaminski; other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her brother, Francis Borchardt and her sister, Dorothy (Fredrick) Landfried; two great nephews, Andrew and Anthony Balistriere; a great-great nephew, Alex Kudek.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, June 16, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church, 138 N. 8th Ave., West Bend. Burial will follow at 2:00 p.m. at Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee.
The family will greet relatives and friends at the church Friday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Mass.
In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Humane Society or a charity of your choice in Jane’s name are appreciated by the family.
Thank you to the nurses and staff at the Waterford for all their help and care.
The Myrhum Patten Miller & Kietzer Funeral Homes have been entrusted with Jane’s arrangements.