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JEANNE BORGMAN, 92, of Clinton, IA, formerly of Fulton, IL, died Friday, September 29, 2017, at The Alverno Healthcare Center, Clinton, IA.

The funeral service will be 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, October 4, 2017, at Second Reformed Church in Fulton, IL, with Rev. Scott Stephan officiating. Visitation will be from 4:00 to 7:00 P.M. Tuesday, October 3, 2017, at the Fulton Chapel of the Bosma-Renkes Funeral Home. Interment will be at Fulton Township Cemetery in Fulton, IL.

Jeanne was born January 23, 1925, in Englewood, IL, to Thomas and Winifred (Dekker) Hoving. She was educated in the Englewood Christian Grade School and was a graduate of Chicago Christian High School. She attended Wilson Junior College in Chicago, IL and Central College in Pella, IA. Jeanne married Stanley Borgman on August 19, 1948, in Englewood, IL. He died January 24, 2014. Jeanne was first employed as a secretary and switchboard operator by American Associates in Chicago. Later, she worked at various banks as a teller and as secretary for Pella Products in Pella, IA. Jeanne was a member of Second Reformed Church in Fulton, IL, the churchs Sunbeams, womens prayer group, book club, Willing Workers, choir, and was a Sunday School and Catechism teacher. She was a Girl Scout leader and member of the Fulton Womens Service Club, Child Study Club, and Fulton Womens Bowling League. Jeanne enjoyed reading, knitting, and cooking. A memorial to Second Reformed Church has been established.

Survivors include one daughter, Jayne (Rick) Rempes of Dayton, OH; three sons, James (Jean) Borgman of Owatonna, MN; John Borgman of Fulton, IL; and David (Kim) Borgman of Davenport, IA; seven grandchildren, Joshua (Lindsey) Smith; Claire Borgman-Livingood; Peter Borgman; Devin (Brandon) Diercks; Demi Borgman, Isabel (Alex) Wherry and Madison Borgman; two great-grandchildren, Braxton and Elliana Smith; and a daughter-in-law, ReNee Grant of Preston, IA.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Stan; three sisters, Hazel Van Hattem, Ruth Van Hof, and Doris Hoving in infancy.

To send online condolences go to www.bosmarenkes.com
Published on October 1, 2017
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