Lon Ray Borell, 57, Utica, died Friday, March 30, 2018, at his home.

He was born June 28, 1960, in Garden City to Loren E. and Ruth Marie (Frimmel) Borell. He was a 1978 graduate of Healy High School.

He married Linda Ann Muffitt Schaben on June 6, 1980. He later married Vicky Lynn Adams Yates on Nov. 29, 1986, in Lane County. He and his wife opened Vic’s Short Branch Saloon in Utica in 1999.

Survivors include his wife, of the home; a daughter, Dennille Adessa Borell, Utica; two stepsons, Tyce Yates, Winfield, and Lancer Yates, Haven; his mother, Dorrance; a brother, Von Lee Borell, Dighton; a sister, Cindy Borell. Dodge City; a grandson; five step-grandchildren; and two step great-grandchildren.

Service will be at 2 p.m. Friday at First Christian Church, Dighton; burial in Dighton Memorial Cemetery

Friends can call until 8 p.m. Thursday with the family present from 6 to 8 p.m. and 9 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, both at Boomhower Funeral Home, Dighton.

Memorials are suggested to Lon Ray Borell Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.

Condolences can be left for the family at www.garnandfuneralhomes.com.