Catherine ‘Margie’ Borkstrom

HERMANSVILLE – Catherine “Margie” Borkstrom, 79, of Hermansville, passed away on Wednesday, June 18, 2014, at her home in Hermansville with her loving family by her side. She was born on Dec. 30, 1934, in Detroit, the daughter of the late Roy and Margaret (Ott) Borkstrom.

Margie is survived by her son, Joseph Malone; one sister, Rita Malone; six grandchildren; as well as numerous great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Robert Brooks; one sister, Barbara Carter; and two sons, Butch Malone and William Malone.

Honoring Catherine Borkstrom’s wishes, there will be no public services.

The Allo Coolman Funeral Homes of Escanaba and Spalding are assisting her family.

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