Isaac Borland, Sr.
Isaac “Ike” Borland, Sr., 88, of Warren, PA., died peacefully Thursday morning, January 25, 2018 at St. Vincent Allegheny Health Network, Erie, PA. He was born February 18, 1929 in Warren, PA., to the late Samuel and Lottie Schoebey Borland.
Ike was a lifelong Warren resident and employed for 35 years, with the Warren State Hospital, working in the maintenance and grounds departments. He was a 20 year 4H leader. He was an avid woodworker and enjoyed working in his shop. He especially enjoyed attending Air Force Reunions.
He was a very proud and honored veteran, serving with the Brown Shoe Air Force, as a Staff Sergeant, serving in Germany during the Korean War.
Ike is survived by his wife of 64 years, Mary Ellen Louise Riche Borland whom he married October 30, 1953 in Warren, PA., 6 Children – Isaac “Ike” Borland, Jr. and wife, Susan, Sam Borland and wife, Chris all of Warren, PA., Vivian Sanford and husband, Paul of Youngsville, PA., John Borland wife, Rebecca of Vale, N.C., Richard M. Borland wife, Sandy of Tidioute, PA., Lottie Wood and husband, Joseph of Franklin, Il., 17 Grandchildren, 16 Great Grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a twin daughter, Valerie Borland, 1 Brother – Samuel Borland.
Friends may call at the Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home, Inc., 304 East Street, Warren, PA., on Wednesday, January 31, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. until 12:00 Noon when a funeral and committal service will be conducted by Rev. Marcus Briggs, Chaplain of the Rouse Warren County Home, officiating. Full military honors will follow the funeral service by members of the Sheffield/Clarendon V.F.W. Funeral Honor Guard and the U.S. Air Force. Interment will be in Weiler Cemetery. Those wishing to place memorials may do so through Disabled American Veterans 75 Warren Company, 116 Redwood Street, Warren, PA. 16365. Email condolences may be sent by visiting www.lewisfuneralhomeinc.com.