Boerboom, Clarice Marie

Birth Name Boerboom, Clarice Marie
Gender female
Age at Death 95 years, 1 month, 19 days


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 3 May 1922 Lyon, Minnesota, United States    
Death 22 June 2017 Marshall, Lyon, Minnesota, United States    
Burial 2017 Calvary, Marshall, Lyon, Minnesota, United States   1a
Event Note

MARSHALL — Mass of Christian Burial for Clarice Versaevel, 95, of Marshall will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Marshall. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Sunday, with a CCW rosary at 4 p.m. and a parish prayer service at 7:30 p.m., at Rehkamp Horvath Funeral Home in Marshall. Visitation will continue Monday from 9-10 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial will follow the service at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Marshall.

Clarice Marie (Boerboom) Versaevel was born on May 3, 1922, in Grandview Township to Cornelius and Marie (Van Den Berghe) Boerboom. She was baptized, received first communion and confirmed at St. Eloi Catholic Church in Ghent. Clarice helped her mother on the family farm and also helped her brothers and sisters with their families and household duties. On February 27, 1946, she was united in marriage to William “Bill” Versaevel at St. Eloi Catholic Church in Ghent. The couple farmed and raised their family near Cottonwood and Marshall. In 1990, they moved to Marshall. Clarice was a 4-H leader, CCD religion teacher in Cottonwood and Marshall parishes. She enjoyed needlework, sewing and spending time with her family.

Clarice died on Thursday, June 22, 2017, at the Avera Morningside Heights Care Center in Marshall.

She is survived by her children Ken (and Sue) of Marshall, Leon (and Vicki) of Marshall, Eileen (and Bruce) Fuhrmann of Marshall, Mary (and Mark) Miller of Mankato, Delores (and Al) Fricke of Worthington, Tom (and Shelly) of Marshall, Joe (and Karen) of Marshall, 20 grandchildren and 2 step-grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Bill, siblings Sophie Gernes, Theresa Louwagie, Harry J. Boerboom, Evelyn Berends, John C. Boerboom, Joe Boerboom, Mary Reed, Knick Boerboom, Andrew Boerboom, Francis Boerboom and Walter Boerboom.

In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to the Veteran’s Memorial at Memorial Park in Marshall, the Avera Cancer Institute of Marshall, Avera Hospice, Prairie Home Hospice or a charity of the donor’s choice.

Obituary and picture published by Rehkamp Horvath Funeral Home in Marshall, MN.


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Boerboom, Cornelis Joannes5 June 1881
Mother van den Berghe, Marie Aleida1880
    Sister     Boerboom, Sophie 14 February 1909 28 November 2002
    Sister     Boerboom, Theresa C 31 August 1910 1962
    Brother     Boerboom, Henry John 8 October 1911 5 April 2005
    Sister     Boerboom, Evelyn Bertha 20 November 1912 7 January 2009
    Brother     Boerboom, John Cornelius 9 June 1914 14 June 1991
    Brother     Boerboom, Joseph William 31 August 1915 26 August 1994
    Brother     Boerboom, Cornelius Archie 9 June 1918 5 February 2009
    Brother     Boerboom, Andrew Henry 23 October 1919 3 January 2010
         Boerboom, Clarice Marie 3 May 1922 22 June 2017
    Brother     Boerboom, Walter George 1 July 1924 13 May 2011

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Source References

  1. findagrave
      • Date: 22 June 2017
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