Posted: Friday, Sep 28th, 2012
LEAF RIVER — Irene Borneman, age 96, died September 24, 2012 in Swedish American Hospital, Rockford. Irene was born June 15, 1916 in Green Castle, PA, the daughter of Russell and Cora (Drury) Dietrich. She married Glen Borneman October 23, 1948 in Cahokia, MO.
She worked as a CNA for Pinecrest Manor Nursing Home, Mt. Morris. She loved to Shop and go to Rockford with her Mother and Sister on Thursdays for many years. Irene loved going for rides and spending time outdoors. She is a member of St. James Lutheran Church, Forreston. Irene Loved talking about and spending time with her famy.
She is survived by her Husband: Glen Borneman, Leaf River; Sons: Ronald (Eleanor) Heidenreich, Rockford; Larry (Dana) Heidenreich, Leaf River; Robert (Karen) Borneman, Leaf River; Bl (Patti) Borneman, Helena, MT; Grandchdren: Jl (Jude) Torre, Cherry Valley; Kevin Heidenreich, Mt. Morris; Nick Heidenreich, Leaf River; Andrea (Nick) Weber, Pecatonica; Emy (Spencer) White, Austin, TX; Megan Borneman, Chicago; Dustin Borneman, Monroe, WI; Karl Borneman, Helena, MT. Great-Grandchdren: Jlian and Carly Torre, Cherry Valley; Andrew Heidenreich, Pecatonica; Adam and Emmitt Weber, Pecatonica; Annika Borneman, Helena, MT. Brothers: John Dietrich, Rockford; Harold (Lois) Dietrich, Byron; Robert (Donna) Dietrich, Leaf River; Jason (Betty) Dietrich, Stlman Valley. Twin-Sister: Pauline Swanson, Byron.
Irene is preceded in death by Parents; 2 Brothers, Lloyd and Russell Dietrich; two sisters: Elizabeth and Dorothy.
Memorial services were held Friday, September 28, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. in St. James Lutheran Church, Forreston, with Rev. Steven Erickson officiating. Visitation was on Friday, September 28, 2012 from 10:00 a.m. until service time in St. James Lutheran Church.
Memorials to be established.