LEETONIA - Janice Borch, 86, of Leetonia Road, passed away quietly at 10:50 a.m. Thursday, October 11, 2012 at Blossom Nursing and Rehabilitation Center following a recent illness.
Mrs. Borch was born July 1, 1926 in Washingtonville, Ohio, a daughter of the late William and Rhoda (Bossert) Hanahan.
After high school graduation, Janice began her career in nursing. She received her formal training at St. Luke's Hospital in Cleveland and later worked as a registered nurse for Dr. Egli in Lisbon until her retirement.
She is survived and will be dearly missed by her loving husband of 64 years, Henry "Hank" Borch, whom she married January 4, 1948; sister, Shirley (Fred) Steele of Lisbon; brother, William "Bill" Hanahan of Phoenix, Ariz.; and several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends from 1-3 p.m., Saturday, October 20, 2012 at Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home. No funeral services will be observed at this time.
The family also suggests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be made to Hospice of the Valley, 120 West County Line Rd., Columbiana, Ohio 44408.