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1935 Barbara 2020

Barbara J. Borkowski

August 23, 1935 — December 18, 2020


Barbara J. Borkowski

Barbara J. (nee Barrett) Borkowski, age 85, formerly of New Hope, PA, passed away on Friday, December 18, 2020, at Church of God Home in Carlisle, PA.

Mrs. Borkowski graduated from Jefferson College of Nursing in 1958.  She enjoyed her family, the New Jersey shore, and was an avid reader.

She was preceded in death by her spouse, Dr. Bernard B. Borkowski.  She is survived by two daughters, Debbie Borkowski of Falls Church, VA and Karen Borkowski McCandless of Mechanicsburg, PA, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Borkowski’s family will be holding a private memorial service at a later date.  Cremation was private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations in Mrs. Borkowski’s name may be made to Speranza Animal Rescue, 1216 Brandt Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055,

Mrs. Borkowski’s family has entrusted her care to Buhrig Funeral Home & Crematory in Mechanicsburg, (717) 766-3421.  Read Mrs. Borkowski’s full obituary, view her memorial picture, offer condolences and sympathy, share stories and memories, upload photographs and videos, light a candle and sign her official guest book by visiting

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