Emil Joseph Borsa of Mission, B.C. passed away peacefully on November 22, 2003 at 89 years of age, dearly loved, missed and survived by his children; Leona (Dennis), Walter (Jean) and Diane (Ron) and their mother Antonia; grandchildren Wesley, Jeffrey, Richard (Catherine), Duane (Kelly), Michelle (Andrew) and Philip; great- grandchildren Valerie, Christopher and Leah; as well as many nieces and nephews; special friends Margaret, Alistair, Mary and their families; his many other friends, colleagues and acqaintances.
Emil was born and raised and taught school in Manitoba, moving to Mission, B.C. in 1981, shortly after his retirement.
Throughout his life, he generously helped many individuals and worthy causes.
The family thanks the doctors, nurses, other health prefessionals and staff of, and associated with, Mission Memorial Hospital for their kindness and care during Emil’s illness.
Funeral Services were held on Tuesday, November 25, 2003 at 1:00 p.m. at St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church in Mission, B.C.
WOODLAWN MISSION FUNERAL HOME 604-826-9548