Thursday, July 22, 2010

Betty J. (Borgeson) Shierk

Betty J. Shierk, age 85, passed away Thursday, July 22, 2010, at Wheaton Franciscan-All Saints Medical Center. Betty was born in Green Bay, WI, on July 10, 1925, daughter of the late Edward L. and Christine (Nee: Larsen) Borgeson.

Betty had been employed for twelve years as a cook at both Lincoln Lutheran and St. Bonaventure’s. She enjoyed attending rummage sales and shopping. More than anything she treasured time spent with her family. She will be deeply missed.

Survivors include her daughters, Judy M. Oens (Glen Schroeder), Holly (Brett) Larson; her grandchildren, Jim (Darlene) Oens, John (Penny) Oens, Bimbo (Jana) Oens, Cindy (Kevin) Stratton, Tyler Bosch, Brett C. (Jackie) Larson, Kara Larson; great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren; nieces, nephews, other relatives and many dear friends. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her daughter and sons-in-law, Christine (Tony) Ackley, and Jerry Oens.

Funeral services will be held Monday, July 26, 2010, at 1:30 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Jaime Nolla officiating. Private interment will be held. Relatives and friends may meet with the family Monday at the funeral home from noon until time of service at 1:30 p.m. Memorials to Christ Church United Methodist have been suggested.

The family wishes to extend their sincere gratitude to the nurses and staff on 2C at Wheaton Franciscan – All Saints Medical Center for their loving and compassionate care.

803 Main St., Racine (262) 634-7888

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