James Borton

Obituary of James C Borton

James C. Borton, 55, of Washington, NJ passed away on June 5, 2016 at Hunterdon Medical Center. He was taken swiftly after a brave battle with cancer.

James was born on April 7, 1961 in Pittsburgh, PA to Lee and Marilyn (Miller) Borton. He graduated high school and went on to become a talented carpenter. He loved to golf and was known to always be cheerful and to be a kind-hearted and faithful friend.

James is survived by his wife Katharine (Schaefer) Borton, his three sons James Robert Borton of Nazareth, PA, Daniel Lee Borton and his wife Krista Klinger of Pen Argyl, PA, and Steven Douglas Borton and his wife Dana of Belfast, PA, and by his six grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother Lee John Borton and two sisters Nancy Lee Borton and Susan Borton Bolash.

DeVoe Funeral Service, 136 West Washington Ave, Washington, NJ 07882 has been entrusted with the arrangements. A memorial service for all who wish to attend will be held at the family home 135 W. Washington Ave., Washington, NJ 07882 on July 7, 2016 from 5pm-10pm. In lieu of flowers anyone wishing to do so please make a donation in James' name to cancer research at cancer.org or to Common Sense for Animals in Broadway, NJ.


Memorial Service

5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday, July 7, 2016
Private Residence
135 West Washington Ave.
Washington, New Jersey, United States

Final Resting Place

H.G. Smith Crematory
2021 North Fifth Street
Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania, United States
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