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Betty June Borg

April 13, 1930 April 30, 2022
Betty June Borg
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Obituary for Betty June Borg

Betty was born in Salem, W. Virginia, the youngest of Towles and Mina Douglass' six children. True to her heritage, John Denver's song, "Country Roads" was one of her favorites. She lived in Detroit for much of her life and in her later years, after retiring from Huron Valley Schools, she became a "snowbird" dividing her residences between Highland or White Lake, Michigan and N. Fort Myers, Florida.

Betty and her childhood sweetheart, Joe, were married 69 years before he preceded her in death. They had campers for most of their married life and enjoyed spending time camping with family and friends, as well as boating , traveling and eating out. Betty especially loved Michigan State Parks. She was always involved in her children's activities including volunteering and serving as a Cub Scout leader.

Betty was proud of her Scottish heritage and enjoyed tracing her genealogy and attending Douglass family reunions each year. Christmas was her favorite holiday, and she especially loved decorating her home. She enjoyed looking at albums of family photos and was a real crossword puzzle wizard.

Betty was preceded in death by her spouse, Joseph Borg, 5 siblings, 2 grandchildren and one great grandchild. She is survived by her four children - Donna (Mark) Hubbard of Highland, MI; Larry (Darlene) Borg of Lakewood, CA; Debbie (Larry) Dolkowski of Highland, MI; and Denise (Shane) DeWitt of N. Ft. Myers, FL as well as 8 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, and 6 great great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Monday, June 20, 2022 at Lynch & Sons, 404 E. Liberty St., Milford, MI 48381 between the hours of 3-8pm, with a Celebration of Life beginning at 7:00pm.

Funeral services from Thrive Church, 680 W. Livingston Rd., Highland, MI on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at 11:00am. Family and friends may gather at the church beginning at 10:00am. Pastor Tom Anderson to officiate.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested: Thrive Church, 680 W. Livingston Rd., Highland, MI 48357
Hope Hospice, 9470 Healthpark Circle, Ft. Myers, FL 33908

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Visitation

Monday

20

Jun

3:00 PM 6/20/2022 3:00:00 PM - 8:00 PM 6/20/2022 8:00:00 PM
Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Milford

404 E. Liberty Street
Milford, MI 48381

A Time of Sharing will begin at 7:00PM

Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Milford
404 E. Liberty Street Milford 48381 MI
United States

Service

Tuesday

21

Jun

11:00 AM 6/21/2022 11:00:00 AM
Thrive Church

680 West Livingston Road
Highland, MI 48357

Gathering will begin at the church at 10:00AM

Thrive Church
680 West Livingston Road Highland 48357 MI
United States
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