Augusta A. Borck (nee Merz)

Augusta A. Borck (nee Merz), age 99 of Dousman, passed away peacefully at her home on Thursday, February 12, 2015. Augusta is survived by her children, William Merz, Ronald (Paulette) Merz, Arlene Mayes and Richard (Joyce) Merz, and sister Gertrude Scholz. She was the cherished grandma to eight grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Augusta is also survived by many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, William Merz Sr.; second husband, Harry Borck; her parents, Paul and Anna Greatz; along with her six siblings.

Augusta enjoyed fishing, reading and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She will be dearly missed by her family and all that knew her.

Funeral services for Augusta will be held at Christ the King Lutheran Church, 1600 N. Genesee St., Delafield, on Tuesday, February 17, at 11:00 AM. Visitation will be from 9:00 AM until the time of the service, all to be held at the church. Burial will follow the service at Prairie Home Cemetery in Waukesha.

Special thank you to the caring staff from ProHealth Home Care and Hospice for the loving care and support they gave to Augusta and her family.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 262-567-4457 or visit