Mrs. Patricia G. Borroughs, age 85 recently of Bel Air, MD, longtime resident of Avondale, PA passed
away on Sunday, March 28, 2021 at her residence. She was the spouse of the late Rev. John Elwood
Borroughs who passed away in 2013. Born on November 13, 1935 in Baltimore, MD she was the
daughter of the late Phillip and Josephine (Lesieski) Gravels.
Mrs. Borroughs was a bank teller and a devoted pastor’s wife. She loved to support her husband’s
Church ministry by leading lady’s bible studies, was a Junior Church Leader, and played the piano. Her
Passion for her family and God was evident every day in her life.
Mrs. Borroughs is survived by her four children, Michele Hanks, Donna Borroughs, John Borroughs,
and Karen Stefanides, 10 grandchildren, and 14 great-grandchildren.