Borchers, Benhard "Ben" died 1900
Posted By: Doris Hoffman, Volunteer (email)
Date: 11/13/2013 at 21:06:27
Note: According to a follow-up article in the newspapers talking of the estate, his first name was listed as Benhard.
Ben Borchers, Sr., of Preston township, died Wednesday night at about 9 o’clock. He had only been sick a few days and his death came as a great shock to a great many of his friends.
Mr. Borchers was nearly sixty-five years old, but was always a busy man. He was an upright and honored citizen.
He was buried in the Lutheran church in Preston township on Friday.
The family have the sympathy of a large circle of friends in their sad bereavement.
Le Mars Semi-Weekly
Monday, December 3, 1900
Le Mars, Iowa
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