Junior Devere Borders, age 77, of Pillager, passed away on Sunday, February 11, 2018. Junior was born on March 28, 1940 in Brainerd to Chauncey & Viola (Rosenkrans) Borders. He owned and operated Borders Cement Contractor.
Junior is survived by his children: Shane Borders of Battle Lake, Monica Thompson of Brainerd, Valerie Borders of San Tan Valley, AZ, Denise (William) Bjorke of Phoenix, AZ, Wade Borders of Pillager and Marty Borders of Pillager; 18 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; siblings: Donna Jean (Morris) Visser of Redding, CA, Garnet Rehberger of Baxter, Bonnie (Tony) Berndt of Pillager, Brenda Evans of Elk River, Vicki (Greg) Jordan of Grand Rapids and Cleo Beach of Baxter.
Junior is preceded in death by his parents; brothers Rodney, Duane and Jack; sister, Patricia DeWolf; daughter, Connie Holtz.
Funeral service for Junior will be held on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 11AM at Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home – BRAINERD CHAPEL. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 from 4-7PM at the Funeral Home, and one-hour prior the service, Thursday. Interment will be at the Wildwood Cemetery in Pillager.
Caring for Junior & the Borders Family:
Halvorson Johnson Funeral Home
BRAINERD CHAPEL 218-829-3581