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In Memory of

Joseph Edwin Borne

November 14, 1921 - February 12, 2011

Obituary


Joseph Edwin Borne, age 89, passed away on Saturday, February 12, 2011. Husband of B. Margaret Price Borne. Father of Cecile Borne Trog (Mike), Larry J. (Darryl), Edwin J. (Betty), Kenneth P. (Pat), Michael O. (Olga) and Richard L. Borne (Brian) and the late James P. and Michael L. Borne. Grandfather of Craig, Edwin , Tammy, Clay, Jennifer, Mary, Janell, Jonathan, Tracie, Shane, Mark, Daniel, Jamie and Jodie. Also survived by 13 great grandchildren. Brother of Rosemary Elfer and Marcia Miranda and the late Claiborne Borne. Son of the late Edwin Joseph Borne and Corinne...

Joseph Edwin Borne, age 89, passed away on Saturday, February 12, 2011. Husband of B. Margaret Price Borne. Father of Cecile Borne Trog (Mike), Larry J. (Darryl), Edwin J. (Betty), Kenneth P. (Pat), Michael O. (Olga) and Richard L. Borne (Brian) and the late James P. and Michael L. Borne. Grandfather of Craig, Edwin , Tammy, Clay, Jennifer, Mary, Janell, Jonathan, Tracie, Shane, Mark, Daniel, Jamie and Jodie. Also survived by 13 great grandchildren. Brother of Rosemary Elfer and Marcia Miranda and the late Claiborne Borne. Son of the late Edwin Joseph Borne and Corinne Thibodaux Borne. Mr. Borne retired from the USMC as a G Sgt., having served in WWII and the Korean War. He was a POW in WWII and received the Purple Heart. He was the first State Commander of the LA State Department American ex Prisoners of Wars , Inc., South Louisiana Chapter American Prisoner of War Commander. A member of USMC 1St. Defense Battalion Wake Island.



Relatives and friends of the family are invited to attend the Funeral Mass at Leitz-Eagan Funeral Home, 4747 Veterans Blvd., Metairie on Thursday February 17, 2011 at 6:00 pm. Visitation from 2:00 pm until service time. Interment in Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA at a later date. Condolences may be offered at www.leitzeaganfuneralhome.com.