Wednesday, June 16, 1993

Obituary: Susan Salt

MADISON - Susan M. (Salt) Borquist, age 45, passed away on Monday, June 14, 1993, at a local hospital after a brief illness. She was born on July 15, 1947, in Elizabeth, New Jersey. Susan Salt married John Borquist on August 29, 1965 in Madison, where she was a life long resident. She was an administrative secretary for the Madison Christian Community (Advent Lutheran Church and Community of Hope - U.C.C.) from 1986 to 1993. She was recently employed as a computer systems operator for Bethel Lutheran Church. Susan was a member of Bethel Lutheran Church. She is survived by her husband, John M. Borquist of Madison; four daughters, Jacqueline of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Debra of Madison, Pamela of Milwaukee, Julie of Madison; her parents, Norman and Jean Salt of Madison; a grandson, Theodore John Borquist-Peterson; a brother, James Salt of Madison; a sister, Jennifer Salt of Madison; several cousins, nieces, and nephews; and many special friends. Memorial services will be held at Bethel Lutheran Church, 312 Wisconsin Ave., at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 18; Pastor James Koza will officiate. Interment will be in Forest Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the Cress Funeral Home, 3610 Speedway Rd., from 5:00 until 8:oo p.m. on Thursday, June 17. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Susan Salt Borquist memorial. Susan has been a devoted and loving mother, daughter, wife, grandmother (nana), and friend. She will be deeply missed by all who know and love her.

Originally published in the Wisconsin State Journal on June 16, 1993