Rosemary "Biddy" Branch Borchert


Obituary Notice

Rosemary "Biddy" Branch Borchert, age 79, of Little Rock died May 15, 2004. She was born in Little Rock on November 17, 1924 to the late Harold and Dell Branch. She graduated Little Rock High School, now Central High and attended Sophie Newcome College and The University of Arkansas at Fayetteville where she was a member of the Chi Omega Sorority. She was a member of the Junior League of Little Rock and The Little Rock Country Club. Mrs. Borchert was also a very active member of The First United Methodist Church of Little Rock where she attended the Faulkner Sunday School Class.

She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Martin Borchert; one son, John "Topper" Borchert and his wife Sylvia of Little Rock; one daughter Leslie Borchert of Little Rock; and one grand daughter, Meghan Wilson also of Little Rock. She was preceded in death by her sister, Jayne Callaway.

A very special thanks to her caregivers, Marie, Glenese, Cora, and Beverly.

A memorial service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 18 at the First United Methodist Church with Rev. Jeannie Burton officiating. There will be a gathering of friends and family from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. Monday at Ruebel Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, 1 St. Vincent's Circle, Little Rock, AR 72205 or The First United Methodist Church, 723 Center Street, Little Rock, AR.

Register Book

  • With deepest sympathy.
    Ferrell D Gray 
    President- Donna Fill, Inc.
    Little Rock Arkansas
  • Our deepest sympathy to Topper and all the Borchert family.
    Richard & Shirle Saxton
    Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Sorry to hear of the loss of your wife and mother. Our prayers are with you all...
    Mr.& Mrs. Lara F. Hutt III 
    Pine Bluff, Arkansas