In memory of
L. Marie Borth
GALESBURG - Mrs. L. Marie Borth, 82, Galesburg, died at 5:05 a.m. Thursday, May 9, 2019, at Sunny Acres Nursing Home in Petersburg. She was born May 1, 1937, in Steele, Missouri, to Luther and Sarah "Sally" (Clark) Williams. She married C. Leon Cline on July 2, 1952, in Arkansas. She later married John Borth on May 31, 1980, in North Henderson. Surviving are two daughters, Sylvia M. (and Mike) Lee of Monmouth and Diana L. Spinner of Petersburg; a brother, Clark (and Florence) Williams of Cedar Rapids, Iowa; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Kathy Murfin; a son-in-law, John Spinner; two brothers; and two sisters. Marie first was a house cleaner. She then worked for Outboard Marine Corp., Gale Products Division in Galesburg for several years. She later was an in-home caregiver. She volunteered at Galesburg Cottage Hospital and the Orpheum Theatre. She was a member of the VFW Auxiliary. She enjoyed sewing and loved to play bingo. Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Funeral Directors and Cremation Service Galesburg Chapel. The Rev. Jeff Uddin will officiate. Burial will be in Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens, Galesburg. Visitation will be 10 to 11 a.m. at the chapel. Memorials may be made to the First United Methodist Church in Monmouth. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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