Dale W. Borgstahl, age 87, of Faribault died Sunday, February 27, 2011 at Pleasant Manor Nursing Home, Faribault.

Funeral services will be Thursday, March 3, 2011 at 10 a.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, Faribault with the Reverend Steven J. Kuehne officiating. Interment will be in Meadow Ridge Memorial Park, Faribault.

Visitation will be at the Boldt Funeral Home, Faribault on Wednesday, March 2nd from 4 to 8 p.m. and also at the church for one hour prior to the service on Thursday.

Dale Walter, the son of Walter and Matilda (Christ) Borgstahl, was born October 24, 1923 in Howells, NE. At a young age, he was sent to work in the Faribault area and lived with the Elliot and Gertrude Snesrud and Fred and Nellie Plaisance families. He graduated from Faribault High School in 1942. He married Norma D. Bosshart on June 12, 1951 at St. Johnís Church in Wheeling Township, Rice County, and she preceded him in death on October 24, 2008. He farmed in Cannon City Township his whole life and served as township clerk for over 50 years. Dale was a founding member of the NFO in Rice County. He enjoyed music and baseball and was always very proud and supportive of his grandchildren.

He is survived by three children, Sharon (and Bill) Smith of Stanley, ND, Sandra (and Dave) Greve of Annandale and Scott (and Kim) Borgstahl of St. Peter; 6 grandchildren, Chris Smith, Ben (and Lindsay) Greve, Tim Greve, Brent and Brandon Borgstahl and Brittney Borgstahl (and fiance, Jay Thoreson); siblings, Lois (and Sid) Moldenhauer of Eagan, Lowell (and Marion) Borgstahl of Bloomington and Walter (and Gloria) Borgstahl of Owatonna.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Norma; a grandson, Nicholas Greve and siblings, Wayne Borgstahl, June Grover and Carol Pofahl.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Faribault Legion Baseball or Trinity Lutheran Church.


To record memories for the family

Return to Obituary Page

Guest Book Memories Will Be Recorded Below

Name: Walt & Gloria Borgstahl
Email: wborgstahl@charter.net
Date: Wednesday March 02, 2011


Sorry we can't be with you as you celebrate Dale's life. He was a big part of my youth, and I will miss him a lot.