Borchers to celebrate 90th birthday

March 11, 2011

John R. Borchers, of Sedalia, will celebrate his 90th birthday with an open house, held by his children and grandchildren, from 2 to 4 p.m. March 20 at the Olsen West Community Building, 883 Olsen Road in Sedalia.

He was born March 20, 1921. He has been married to Irene Kullman Borchers since April 18, 1948.

He is a veteran of World War II. He retired from Pittsburgh Corning after more than 30 years of service. He is a member of St. Paulís Lutheran Church in Sedalia. He enjoys watching sports.

He never misses watching his favorite teams games on the television or radio. He is an avid fan of the St. Louis Cardinals, Kansas City Chiefs and Missouri Tigers basketball.

He has two children, Linda Mosier, of Mesa, Ariz., and Larry Borchers, of Green Ridge; and four grandchildren.

Friends and relatives are invited to the celebration. He requests no gifts.