NORMAN — Lucille (Borjes) Passmore, 90, of Overland Park, Kan., passed away Sunday, June 8, 2014. She was born Sept. 26, 1923, in Norman to Harry H. and Mary Ethel (Brown) Garber.
She graduated from Norman High School in 1941 and attended the University of Oklahoma before starting a 40-year civil service career with the U.S. Navy Department in Washington, D.C., in 1942.
Lucille met and married Earl Passmore in 1946 and lived in California until moving to Leawood, Kan., in 2006.
She was preceded in death by her mother; stepfather, Harry V. Borjes; husband; sister, Christeen Townley; and brother, Keith Borjes.
Lucille is survived by her nephews Vern Townley of Overland Park, Kan., Jerry Townley of Pinehurst, N.C., Vernon Borjes of Saint Peters, Mo., and Keith Borjes of Portland, Okla.
Graveside services were Wednesday at Norman IOOF Cemetery.
Local arrangements were under the direction of Primrose Funeral Service.
Norman Transcript, Thursday, June 12, 2014
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