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Robert L. "Bob" Borkey, 86 of Mentor on the Lake, passed away Sunday, January 28, 2018 at Hospice House, Cleveland. He was born April 17, 1931 in Cleveland to the late John H. and Helen Borkey.

Bob was a veteran of the United States Air Force and a long time Pepco employee.

Survivors include his wife of 56 years, Doris Borkey; children, David (Laura) Borkey, Theresa (Fiancé, Tim Lange) Ferko and James Borkey; grandchildren, Nicole (Greg) Wolf, Jacklyn (Ivan) Glagola, James Ferko Jr., Kim Borkey, Jenny Borkey, Jason Borkey and Mike Borkey; great grandchildren, Oliver Glagola and Landon Wolf; siblings, Ronald J. Borkey, John H. (Jan) Borkey and Frederick (Margaret) Borkey, many nieces, nephews and other loving family members.

Robert is preceded in death by his sons, Robert Borkey Jr. and Patrick Borkey; sisters, Rose, Helen, Ruth and Charlotte.

A Funeral Service will be held 8:30 pm, Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at the Brunner Sanden Deitrick Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 8466 Mentor Ave., Mentor, OH 44060.

The family will receive friends from 4:30 pm until the time of the service on Wednesday, at the funeral home.

A private family burial will take place at a later date at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Rittman, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Robert's name to the Muscular Dystrophy Association National Office, 222 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 1500 Chicago, Illinois 60606.

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