Francis J. Bortscheller, 92, Oyens native and lifelong resident, died peacefully Friday afternoon, April 11, 2003, at the Happy Siesta Health Care Center in Remsen.
The Mass of Christian Burial was at 10:30 a.m. today (Monday) at St. Catherine's Catholic Church in Oyens with the Rev. Richard R. Remmes presiding. Burial was in the parish cemetery.
Visitation was after 4 p.m. Sunday at the Feuerstein Funeral Home in Le Mars, with a Scriptural wake service at 7:30 p.m.