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“To Greg and family - I am so sorry to hear of Connie's death. I have great memories of Connie. She was my cousin and we were friends as kids. I...Read More »
1 of 25 | Posted by: Pat Edwards - Seneca, PA - Family

“To Greg and family - I am so sorry to hear of Connie's death. I have great memories of Connie. She was my cousin and we were friends as kids. I...Read More »
2 of 25 | Posted by: Pat Edwards - seneca, PA - Family

“Greg,I just learned of Connie's passing. I'm so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you as you travel this difficult road. ...Read More »
3 of 25 | Posted by: Debby Figg - Fort Wayne, IN

“I always considered Connie my friend even though we weren't in contact much. I met her in kindergarten and always was impressed by her warmth and...Read More »
4 of 25 | Posted by: Anne Logue - Delaware, OH

“Greg and family,Gary and I are so saddened by the passing of Connie. I realize what a difficult time you must be having with the loss of Mick and now...Read More »
5 of 25 | Posted by: Faye Edwards Frawley - Seneca, PA

“I am so sorry to hear of Connie's passing. She and I grew up a block apart on Liberty St in Franklin. We were great friends all through our school...Read More »
6 of 25 | Posted by: Barbara Stewart Burgert - Irwin, PA

“Deepest sympathy to Connie's family. She was a high school classmate of mine. So sorry to hear of her passing. ”
7 of 25 | Posted by: Shelley Koltnow - Gary, IN

“Mom, Nathan and I will miss you dearly, so rest in peace. We will see each other again for sure. We all love you. ”
8 of 25 | Posted by: JEFFREY Borland - Fort Wayne, IN

“Sorry for your loss. May you draw close to our loving God by reading his word and find comfort in the hope he gives us all, Of seeing our loved...Read More »
9 of 25 | Posted by: A friend

“Greg,I'm sorry for your loss. Beth and my prayers will be with you during this difficult time.Mike Clouser ”
10 of 25 | Posted by: MICHAEL CLOUSER - Fort Wayne, IN

“Although Connie and I didn't stay in touch after high school, I was pleased to read that she had such a good life, despite the hard times that seem...Read More »
11 of 25 | Posted by: Ann Cubbison Diehl - Franklin, PA

“To Greg and family - I am so sorry to hear of Connie's death. I have great memories of Connie. She was my cousin and we were friends as kids. I...Read More »
12 of 25 | Posted by: pat edwards - seneca, PA - Family

“Greg and family. Burt and I are saddened to hear about Connie. We loved our times together in Waterford, PA. You are in our thoughts and prayers. ”
13 of 25 | Posted by: Judith and Burton Cradler

“To Greg and family - I am so sorry to hear of Connie's death. I have great memories of Connie. She was my cousin and we were friends as kids. I...Read More »
14 of 25 | Posted by: Pat Edwards - Seneca, PA - Family

“You have our deepest sympathies. She will be missed. ”
15 of 25 | Posted by: Bryon n SIs Cox - Kennerdell, PA

“Connie was a dear person and an inspiration to everyone who knew her. She fought many battles along the way, but always kept a positive attitude and...Read More »
16 of 25 | Posted by: Linda Archer - Fort Wayne, IN

“Rest in Peace Connie Patty & Jean ”
17 of 25 | Posted by: Patty Henderson - Tionesta, PA

“When we would both be back in Franklin at the same time, we would be so happy to see each other! The years would just melt away when we were catching...Read More »
18 of 25 | Posted by: Nancy Hoover Longardt Page - FL

“Dear Greg & family, Connie has been missed from our Colony Club here in Mansfield & I will miss her funny little posts on FB. But her smile &...Read More »
19 of 25 | Posted by: Muriel Janowiak - Mansfield, OH

“Praying for of all of you during this difficult time. Have precious memories of many years ago camping together with our families. Wishing you God...Read More »
20 of 25 | Posted by: Barbara Bender - Turtletown, TN

“I have many fond memories of Connie from high school days and was saddened to read of her passing. It was always so nice to see her from time to...Read More »
21 of 25 | Posted by: Julie Bushnell - Rrochester, NY

“I am so sorry to hear of Connie's death, but know she is in God's arms. What a wonderful human being she was, so full of love and joy. Please know...Read More »
22 of 25 | Posted by: Judy Roberts - Brookville, PA

“Sweet lady will be dearly missed. So sorry for your loss. ”
23 of 25 | Posted by: Don & Marcia (Cox) Warner - PA

“To Greg & family so sorry to hear about Connie she was. A wonderful person she will be missed ”
24 of 25 | Posted by: Patty Henderson - tionesta, PA

“Mom,I could tell you were not feeling well and you just never complained. You were the heart and soul of our family and I don't know what I am going...Read More »
25 of 25 | Posted by: Michele Croft - Fort wayne, IN

Connie Borland, 70, passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017 in Fort Wayne. Connie began her life journey on August 24, 1946. Connie graduated from Franklin High School on June 10, 1964. Connie worked at Joy Manufacturing until she got married to Walter Gregory Borland. They were married on April 8, 1967 and stayed happily married for these past 50 years. Connie was a fantastic mother, wife, grandmother, and friend to everybody that knew her. She would even strike up conversations with complete strangers anytime, anywhere; so like her grandson Nathan used to say, "she's back at it again." Connie had a great attitude and never let anything get her down, or at least she didn't show it. Connie survived breast cancer, open heart surgery, and other various health concerns over these past five years, but never complained about any of it. Matter of fact, playing Words with Friends online was one of her favorite past-times, and even though she would lose about 90% of the time, she still had 10 games in progress. Connie loved playing Bridge throughout the week and enjoyed the lifetime connections she made along the way. She loved being with her family and cherished every moment she could provide a helping hand to her kids and grandkids, even though at times she would get frustrated, but once again, never complained about being our superhero, no matter how old we were. Even when Connie wasn't feeling healthy, she would still try to cook and clean as much as she could instead of resting. Connie will be forever missed, but never forgotten. Heaven may have gained another angel today, but in our book she was already one. Connie was the best mom, wife, grandmother, and friend anybody could ask for, so rest in peace until our family is reunited up above. Our family knows that you will be looking down and checking in on us from time to time. Connie was preceded in death by father, Ron Butler; mother, Beatrice Butler; and brother, Tim Butler. Connie is survived by her husband, Walter Gregory Borland; daughter, Michele Croft; son's Scott, Shawn, and Jeffrey Borland; grandkids, Brooke and Ryan Croft, Jacob and Nathaniel Borland; and brother, Mark Butler. Service is 1:00 pm, Monday, August 14, 2017 at Good Shepherd United Methodist Church, 4700 Vance Avenue with Tim Dilley officiating. Calling at - D.O. McComb & Sons Pine Valley Park Funeral Home, 1320 East Dupont Road Sunday, August 13, 2017, 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm & Monday, August 14, 2017, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm prior to the service. Cremation to take place following services. To sign the online guest book, go to