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Lloyd Robert "Bob" Borst was born August 29, 1917, in Drummond, Washburn Co., WI, and died July 22, 1991, in Countryside, Cook Co., IL, at age 73. He is the son of Ralph Waldo Borst of Brookings, Brookings Co, SD, and Ella A. Dreushcke of Wisconsin.

Ruth Elaine Anderson was born January 9, 1916, in Eau Claire, Eau Claire Co., WI, and died February 20, 2010, in Hinsdale, Du Page Co., IL, at age 94. She is the daughter of Louis Herman Anderson of Highland Twp., Iowa Co., WI, and Edna Blake Abbey of Dodgeville, Iowa Co., WI.

Lloyd Robert "Bob" Borst and Ruth Elaine Anderson were married 1943 in Dade Co., FL.

Lloyd Robert "Bob" Borst and Ruth Elaine (Anderson) Borst had one child:

  1. Barbara Jo Borst: Born March 22, 1947, in Unknown. Married August 1969 in Unknown to Warren Evan Williams: Born December 6, 1942, in Indiana.



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Lloyd Robert" Bob" Borst was born August 29, 1917, in Drummond, Washburn Co., WI.

Ruth Elaine Anderson was born January 9, 1916, in Eau Claire, Eau Claire Co., WI.

The 1920 U. S. Census taken on January 10, 1920, shows Louis H. Anderson (age 29) born in Wisconsin of Norwegian and Wisconsin-born parents is a real estate dealer renting his home at 522 Union Street, Ward 4, Eau Claire, Eau Claire Co., WI. Living with him is his wife Edna Anderson (age 24) born in Wisconsin of Canadian and Wisconsin-born parents. Also living there are their children: Ruth Anderson (age 3-11/12) and Robert Anderson (age 1-9/12), both born in Wisconsin.

The 1920 U. S. Census taken on March 3, 1920, shows Ralph W. Borst (age 26) born in South Dakota to South Dakota and Wisconsin-born parents is a Stationary Engine Engineer renting his home in Drummond Twp., Bayfield Co., WI. Living with him is his wife, Ella A. Borst (age 26) born in Wisconsin to German-born parents. Also living there is his son: Robert L. Borst (age 2-4/12) born in Wisconsin to South Dakota and Wisconsin-born parents. A Lodger also lives in the household.

The 1930 U. S. Census taken on April 9, 1930, shows Louis H. Anderson (age 39) born in Wisconsin of Norwegian and Wisconsin-born parents and married at age 24 is a real estate broker renting his home for $40 per month at 115 Mappa Street, Ward 6, Eau Claire, Eau Claire Co., WI. Living with him is his wife Edna Anderson (age 35) born in Wisconsin of Canadian and Wisconsin-born parents and married at age 20. Also living there are their children: Ruth E. Anderson (age 14), Robert E. Anderson (age 12), and Mary L. Anderson (age 8), all born in Wisconsin.

The 1930 U. S. Census taken on May 12, 1930, shows Ralph Borst (age 37) born in South Dakota to United States-born parents and first married at age 23 is a Lumber Mill Engineer renting his home for $9/week and living in the Village of Drummond, Bayfield Co., WI. Living with him is his wife, Ella Borst (age 37) born in Wisconsin to German-born parents and first married at age 23. Also living there is his two sons, both born in Wisconsin to Wisconsin-born parents: Robert Borst (age 12); and Duane Borst (age 8).

The 1940 U. S. Census taken on April 4, 1940, shows Louis H. Anderson (age 49) born in Wisconsin, and 5 years ago was living in the Same House, and with 3 years of High School, is a married Real Estate Owner who owns his home  worth $2,500 and is living in Elk Creek Lake, Spring Brook Twp., Dunn Co., WI. Living with him are: his wife, Edna Anderson (age 45) born in Wisconsin, and 5 years ago was living in the Same House, and with 1 year of College; his unmarried daughter, Ruth Anderson (age 24) born in Wisconsin, and 5 years ago was living in the Same House, and with 4 years of High School, a Stenographer at at Real Estate Office; and his unmarried daughter, Mary Lou Anderson (age 18) born in Wisconsin, and 5 years ago was living in the Same House, and with 1 year of College, a Sales Lady at a Dime Store.

The 1940 U. S. Census taken on April 16, 1940, shows Ralph Borst (age 47) born in North Dakota, and 5 years ago was living in the Same House, and with 8 years of School, is a married Folder Mechanic at a Paper Mill who owns his home worth $2,500 and is living at 1007 W. 6th Street, 2nd Ward, City of Ashland, Ashland Co., WI. Living with him are: his wife, Ella Borst (age 47) born in Wisconsin, and 5 years ago was living in the Same House, and with 7 years of School; his unmarried son, Robert Borst (age 22) born in Wisconsin, and 5 years ago was living in the Same House, and with 1 year of College; and his unmarried son, Duane Borst (age 18) born in Wisconsin, and 5 years ago was living in the Same House, and with 1 year of College.


The Times, Hammond, IN, Wednesday, February 12, 1969

Girls Plan Summer Weddings

Borst - Williams

An August wedding is in the offing for Miss Barbara Jo Borst and Warren Evan Williams, son of Mr. and Mrs. Warren J. Williams of 2238 Oakdale, Highland. The betrothal and forthcoming marriage are announced by her parents, Mr. and Mrs. L. Robert Borst of LaGrange, Ill. The bride-to-be graduated from Lyons Township High School in LaGrange and is a senior at the University of Wisconsin in Madison where she is a member of Delta Delta Delta sorority. Her fiancé, an alumnus of Highland High School, earned a degree in business administration at Lakeland College in Sheboygan, Wis. He is employed by J. T. Ryerson and Son Steel Co., Chicago.


Northland College Athletics, Ashland, WI

Hall of Fame

L. Robert Borst, Class of 1939, Induction Class of 1986, Football Mens, Basketball

Bob Borst came to Northland College from Ashland High School, where he was Valedictorian. He was an excellent football and basketball player. As a quarterback, he was described as calling a "dependable, heady game." He was also praised as "a fine pass receiver and a sure tackler as a safety man." He was captain elect of the basketball team and was referred to as "one of the main cogs in Northland's basketball machine." Bob finished his college education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and graduated with a degree in accounting. He served as a Navy Lieutenant in both the Atlantic and Pacific operations during WWII. After the war, he became an account executive with Standard Oil. His classmates and fellow Hall of Famers have described Bob Borst as an excellent athlete, student and gentleman. He has been most successful in all of his endeavors.


Lloyd Robert "Bob" Borst died July 22, 1991, in Countryside, Cook Co., IL, at age 73.


The Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Cook Co., IL, July 25, 1991

L. Robert "Bob'' Borst

L. Robert "Bob'' Borst, 73, a veteran of World War II and the Korean War, died Monday at his home in Countryside. Mr. Borst was a retired financial manager with Amoco Oil Co. and a retired commander in the Naval Reserve. He is survived by his wife, Ruth; a daughter, Barbara Williams; a brother; and three grandchildren. Services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday at Community Presbyterian Church, 39 N. Prospect Ave., Clarendon Hills.


Ruth Elaine (Anderson) Borst died February 20, 2010, in Hinsdale, Du Page Co., IL, at age 94.


The Chicago Tribune, Chicago, Cook Co., Il, February 23, 2010

RUTH E. BORST

Ruth E. Borst, nee Anderson, of Countryside. Beloved wife of the late L. Robert; loving mother of Barbara (Warren) Williams; devoted grandmother of Stephanie, Evan (Carla) and David (Julie); dear sister of the late Robert Anderson and the late Mary Lou Keyes; fond aunt of many. Cremation will be private. A memorial visitation will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 26 at Hallowell & James Funeral Home, 1025 W. 55th St., Countryside. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Alzheimer's Assoc. would be appreciated. Funeral info 708-352-6500.


Warren E. Williams is the principal, owner and founder of Williams Appraisals. Williams, a self-described lover of Southwestern art, culture, geography and history, believes in doing business the traditional way, with face-to-face interaction where possible and a focus on working with the customer to best service their needs. Williams’ experience in team sports as a youth and in the steel mill as a teen helped forge the professionalism, enthusiasm and warmth received when working with Warren.

In his free time, Warren pampers his two brittany spaniels, Shadow and Buster, plays guitar and listens to blues, jazz and early rock-n-roll. He spends his vacation time canoeing, fishing and relaxing at a small log cabin on a multi-generational family plot in Michigan. Warren has been married to his beautiful wife, Barbara, for over 30 years and frequently enjoys the company of his daughter, Stephanie, and identical twin sons, David and Evan.

Our principal, Warren E. Williams, has been active in the real estate community for almost a quarter of a century. Following fifteen years working in mortgage banking, Williams formed Williams Appraisals, an independently owned and operated real estate appraising company. Williams Appraisals has been in operation for 9 years, providing appraisals to a wide range of clients.

Williams received his Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Lakeland College in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, and completed 36 hours in MBA work in Management and Marketing at Northern Illinois University in DeKalb, Illinois.

Williams is licensed through the Illinois Office of Banks and Real Estate as a State Licensed Real Estate Appraiser and Licensed Real Estate Salesperson. He has completed over 350 hours in additional real estate appraisal education through State of Illinois approved courses. The diversity of his educational experience includes estimating, fabricating design and construction, finance, banking and real estate sales.


Barbara J Williams: March 1947

Warren Evan Williams: Born Unknown

Stephanie M. Williams: September 1972

David W. Williams: September 1975

Evan Robert Williams: September 1975