Mr. Emil “Bo” Conrad Borchert, age 81, of Mt. Vernon, Kentucky, widower of Lucy Geneva Miller Borchert passed away Monday, November 28th, 2011 at Rockcastle Regional Hospital in Mt. Vernon, KY.
Emil was born on January 1st, 1930 in New York City, New York; a son of Margaret E. Borchert and the late Peter “Pete” Borchert. On December 23rd, 1966 he was married to Lucy Geneva Miller. Emil was a sergeant in the army for twenty-one years and also worked for L&N Railroad and had a shop. He enjoyed coin collecting, flowers and gardening. He was a Baptist.
Emil is survived by: three brother-in-laws: Robert Miller (Bernice) of Mt. Vernon, KY; J.D. Miller (Judy) of Mt. Vernon, KY; Preston Miller (Viola) of Brodhead, KY; one sister-in-law: Bernice Smith (James) of Mt. Vernon, KY; and a host of friends and neighbors.
Besides his parents, Emil is preceded in death by his wife, Lucy Geneva Miller Borchert, a brother and sister in-law, James and Mary Gregory.
Visitation for Mr. Emil “Bo” Conrad Borchert will be held on Wednesday, November 30th, 2011 at 6 P.M. at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals.
Funeral services for Mr. Emil “Bo” Conrad Borchert will be conducted on Thursday, December 1st, 2011 at 2 P.M. at the Marvin E. Owens Home for Funerals Chapel with Bro. Mark Eaton officiating. Burial will follow in the Elmwood Cemetery.