In Memory of

Lucille L. Borrink

December 23, 1920 - January 28, 2011
Lucille was born December 23, 1920, to Mr. and Mrs. William Hantsbarger in Cherokee, IA. She graduated from Cherokee High School in 1939 and also graduated from Samuelson Beauty School. She worked many years as a beautician and always cared how her hair looked even when she was in the nursing home. Lucille married Ray Borrink on February 28, 1942. They were married 60 years before Ray went to Heaven. Lucille was a longtime member of St. Paul's Methodist Church. She enjoyed playing golf and belonged to bridge club and a women's circle at church. She is survived by her daughter, Barb Cunningham and her husband, Doug of Urbandale, IA. She had 5 grandchildren: Lisa Bergman and husband Dan from Gainesville, FL; Chad Cunningham and wife Kim from Woodstock, GA; Lance Borrink and wife Michelle of Sun City West, AZ; Rosemary Prin and husband Andrew of Champlin, MN; and Alissa Borrink of Minneapolis, MN. She had 12 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband Ray (June 15, 2002) and her son Dennis (April 20, 1985). Memorial contributions may be made to Careage Hills Nursing Home where she lived her last year and experienced exceptional love and care.
Memorial services will be held at 10:30 A.M. Friday, February 4, 2011 at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in Cherokee.
Rev. Magrey deVega
A public gathering will be held on Thursday from 5:00-7:00 P.M. with the family present during that time.
'On Eagle's Wings' 'How Great Thou Art' 'He Touched Me'
Oak Hill Cemetery Cherokee, Iowa


Saturday, July 16, 2011 at 12:00 AM
“There¬'s a sercet about your post. ICTYBTIHTKY”
- Cayden
Thursday, February 3, 2011 at 12:00 AM
“There are no words to ease your pain, so I'm offering a silent prayer that the Lord will draw you near and comfort you in the tender way that only He can at this time. With sincere sympathy and loving concern. Paul & Irene ”
- Paul Hantsbarger
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 at 12:00 AM
“Barb, our deepest sympathy to you and your family in the loss of your dear mother. Our hearts and prayers are with you.
Jerry and Marcella Springer”
- Jerry & Marcella Springer
Tuesday, February 1, 2011 at 12:00 AM
“Our Sincere condolences to the family. Mike & Patty Conzemius”
- Mike & Patty Conzemius
Monday, January 31, 2011 at 12:00 AM
“I am sorry about your Mom, Barb. I will keep you in my prayers as you go through this very difficult time.”
- Helen Eichhorn and Jeanne Griffen
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