Please Remember George Borgerding in Your Prayers St. Thomas Newsroom March 12, 2014 George Borgerding Please remember in your prayers George Borgerding, 91, who died Tuesday, March 11. He was the father of Tony Borgerding in the Department of Chemistry. Born in Melrose, Minn., he and his wife, Rosie, raised their 11 children in Prior Lake, Minn. He was a WW II veteran, headed a family construction business during his working years, and was an avid fisherman in retirement. He is survived in death by his wife, his children Julie (July), Tom, Jill (Romans), Joyce, Jean, Ted, Tim, Terry, Todd, Tony, and Jo (Sharma), 19 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Funeral services are pending. An obituary and guest book can be viewed here.