Clementine passed away peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday, October 25, 2022 at the age of 98. She was a devoted wife and mother.
Clementine was born to Maryanna and Anthony Mrozowski on December 5, 1923. She graduated from Academy High School in Erie, Pennsylvania. On September 6, 1943, she was married to Vincent Borkowski in Erie. In June of 1960 they moved with their two children to Phoenix, Arizona.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Vincent, who she was married to for 67 years. She is survived by her daughter, Patricia Zarlengo, of Highlands Ranch, Colorado and her son, Mark Borkowski, of Phoenix, Arizona. Clementine is also survived by six grandchildren—Alfred Zarlengo of Centennial, Colorado; Nicolle Merlo of Centennial, Colorado; Philip Zarlengo of Las Vegas, Nevada; Troy Borkowski of Tampa, Florida; Chad Borkowski of Queen Creek, Arizona; and Kyle Borkowski of Chandler, Arizona. She has 12 great grandchildren—Alexa Zarlengo, Livia Zarlengo, Ashton Merlo, Vincent Merlo, Georgia Borkowski, Mark Borkowski, Ben Borkowski, Colton Borkowski, Baker Borkowski, Brooklyn Borkowski, Eva Zarlengo, and Xavier Zarlengo.
Rosary prayers will be held at 1:00 P.M. immediately followed by a Funeral Mass at 1:30 P.M. on Friday, November 18, 2022 at Saint Thomas the Apostle Church, 2312 East Campbell Avenue, Phoenix, Arizona. Following the funeral interment will take place at Saint Francis Cemetery, 2033 North 48th Street, Phoenix, Arizona. Condolences may be expressed at www.whitneymurphyfuneralhome.com.