Robert Borgert Obituary

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Robert Oliver Borgert

August 17, 1922 - November 21, 2012
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Lt. Col. (Ret.) Robert O. Borgert, 90 of Marysville passed away November 21, 2012 peacefully with his family present. Robert was born Aug. 17, 1922 in Great Falls, Montana. He served in the Air Force for 27 years and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel. He served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam war. He completed 35 bombing missions over Germany within 6 months and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for gallantry on combat missions (1945), five times Air Medal with 4 oak-leaf clusters for combat missions over Europe and the Purple Heart (1943). He is survived by his wife of 27 years Nati, sister-in-law...
Lt. Col. (Ret.) Robert O. Borgert, 90 of Marysville passed away November 21, 2012 peacefully with his family present.
Robert was born Aug. 17, 1922 in Great Falls, Montana. He served in the Air Force for 27 years and retired as a Lieutenant Colonel. He served in World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam war. He completed 35 bombing missions over Germany within 6 months and was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross for gallantry on combat missions (1945), five times Air Medal with 4 oak-leaf clusters for combat missions over Europe and the Purple Heart (1943).
He is survived by his wife of 27 years Nati, sister-in-law Juliet, brother-in-law Ernie, nephew Julius, 4 children, 6 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.
A recitation of the Rosary at Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home on Monday, Nov. 26, 2012 at 5 PM. Funeral Mass at St. Mary's Catholic Church on Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2012 at 11 AM and burial at Tahoma National Cemetery on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012 at 9:15 AM.
Arrangements entrusted to Schaefer-Shipman Funeral Home, Marysville.

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