Susan Marie Borre (nee Tetzlaff)

May 25, 1944 – March 30, 2014

Susan Marie Borre (nee Tetzlaff) of Palmyra passed away peacefully on March 30, 2014, at Rainbow Hospice in Johnson Creek. Sue was born on May 25, 1944, to Antonia and Walter Tetzlaff of Dousman. She was the first born of her seven beloved brothers and sisters.

Susan married Alan Borre in 1985 and they started their family business, Woodland Repair Center. Sue made many special friendships with her customers, suppliers, employees and their families over the years.

Sue was a member of Fellowship Bible Church in Palmyra and was baptized by her “favorite” pastor, David Griffiths. She enjoyed music and fellowship with her church family. She loved nature, antiques, music, theater, spending time with her friends and family, and her special pets.

Sue is survived by her husband, Alan; her “girls,” Amy (Mike) Hasselkus, Allison Borre, and Erin (Jason) Pruitt; her grandchildren, Abbie, Annah, Alyse, Aidan, Maia, Isaac and Evangeline; and great-grandson, Owen.

She is further survived by her brothers Russ, Wally and Ken, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her sisters Linda and Peggy; and her brothers Richard and Brad.

Visitation will be held at Haase-Lockwood Funeral Home, 320 W. Main St., Palmyra, on April 3 from 4 pm to 8 pm with a service to follow.

Her family would like to thank all her friends and family that made Sue’s life so special.

Haase-Lockwood & Associates Funeral Homes and Crematory of Palmyra is assisting the family, 495-2127. For the online guest registry, please go to