Obits – Elsie Ida Borg

Elsie Ida Borg
Elsie Ida Borg

Elsie Ida Borg was born Aug. 8, 1920 in Marysville Township of Wright County, Minn., the daughter of Richard and Ida Tuckenhagen. She was baptized and confirmed at the Waverly Union Presbyterian Church.
On Nov. 24, 1942 she was married to Ellsworth Borg. This marriage was blessed with seven children. They lived in Waverly, Minn. Elsie worked for Tonka Toys in Minnetonka, and Ellsworth as a mechanic in Winsted, Minn.
It was on Sept. 4, 2012 that Elsie was called to her eternal rest having reached the age of 92 years an 26 days.
Elsie is survived by her sons; Leroy (Sharon) Borg of Waconia, Edwin (Diane) Borg of Howard Lake, Donald Borg of Waverly, Daughters Evelyn (Edward) Fortuna of Florida, Ann (George) Berish of Hawaii, Rita Anderson of Excelsior.  Ten grandchildren: Jodi Reinke, Jeff Borg, Patti Meyer, Leah Stanton, Eric Borg, Steven Borg, Andrew Borg, Danielle  Main, Jason Remer, Jerrod Remer, and 19 great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband Ellsworth, son David, granddaughter Lori, brothers; Richard and Bill, sisters; Minnie, Margaret, and Agnes, sisters-in-law; Harriet Hass, and Martha Berg, brothers-in-law; Leonard Hass and Howard Borg.
Funeral Service was held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 8, at First Presbyterian Church of Howard Lake. Visitation was held from 4 to 9 p.m. on Friday at Swanson-Peterson Funeral Home of Howard Lake. A Prayer Service was held at 7 p.m. Friday.
Interment Howard Lake Cemetery.