Cover photo for Victor E. Borstelman's Obituary
Victor E. Borstelman Profile Photo
1929 Victor 2020

Victor E. Borstelman

March 12, 1929 — August 31, 2020

Victor E. Borstelman age 91, of Napoleon, died August 31, 2020 at St. Vincent Mercy Medical in Toledo.

His Legacy… Victor was born March 12, 1929 to Henry C. and Laura (Stockman) Borstelman  in Freedom Township.  In 1948 he married Elizabeth Koster.  Vic worked as a fuel oil distributor for Daman and Daman for 23 years.  He was a machine operator at Gould Clevite retiring in 1993.  For 16 years, Vic drove school bus for Napoleon.  In his retirement, Vic enjoyed working in the funeral business, working for the Wesche Funeral Home, Napoleon and the Zachrich Family Funeral Home, Holgate.  He was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Napoleon where he was an usher and finance deacon.  Vic was also a social member of the VFW.

His Family… Vic is survived by his wife, Elizabeth, of 71 years; sons: Roger (Elaine), Napoleon, Michael (Sandi) , Napoleon, Rick, Tampa, FL, Terry (Deb), Napoleon, Tom (Joan), Napoleon, Gary (Erin), Kansas City, KS and Jerry, Napoleon: his favorite daughter, Sue (Dave) Cooper, Napoleon; 16 grandchildren; and 40 great grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by a grandson Richard, brothers, Elmer and Raymond and sisters Esther Von Deylen and Ruth Hogrefe.

His Farewell Services… Due to current health concerns, there will be a private graveside service in Glenwood Cemetery with Reverend Peter Marcis and Reverend Logan Scheiwe.  Contributions in memory of Vic can be made to St. Paul Lutheran Church.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Victor E. Borstelman, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 3

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree