1976 Pismo Beach San Luis Obispo County California, USA
Telegram Tribune 11-2-1976
BORBA, Joseph James 1901 - 1976
Recitation of the Rosary for Joseph James BORBA,75, 0f Pismo Beach, will be at 8 p.m. today in the Reis Chapel, San Luis Obispo, the Rev. Gregory Kareta officiating. Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Paul's Catholic Church, Pismo Beach. Burial will be in the Arroyo Grande District Cemetery.
BORBA was born Aug. 19, 1901, in the Azores Islands. When he was 8 his family moved to the Edna District in San Luis Obispo where his father became a farmer. He attended San Luis Obispo schools and for 40 years had been a produce buyer. He died Sunday in a San Luis Obispo hospital.
Surviving are his wife, Agnes Ruda BORBA of Pismo Beach; 5 daughters, Lorraine MANNING and Marie COONEY of Shell Beach, Virginia GREEN of Hayward, Georgia TURNER of Canoga and Dolores WITT of Arleta; 2 brothers, John and Tony BORBA; a sister, Mary OLIVEIRA, all of Newman; 10 grandchildren and 16 great - grandchildren.