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10/31/2012 Email this articlePrint this article 
Jean Borchers
Jean Borchers
Jean Borchers, 84, formerly of Big Rock, died Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2012, at Wheatland Manor.

As per her wishes, she will be cremated. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Jean Rea Hamdorf was born March 3, 1928, to Herman J. and Alma L. Ott Hamdorf in Wheatland.

She married Keylon Borchers July 7, 1947, in Wheatland.

She worked for the U.S. Postal Service for many years and also was a homemaker.

She enjoyed playing sheepshead and Sunday crossword puzzles.

Jean was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and the United Church of Christ.

Surviving are her husband of Wheatland; a son, Craig Borchers of Big Rock; and a daughter, Deborah (Michael) Stender of Davenport.

She was preceded in death by two sons and two sisters.


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