AMerican Veteran 11

Wayne R. Borinstein

March 5, 1947 ~ October 20, 2019 (age 72)

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Wayne R. Borinstein, age 72, U.S. Army Vietnam Veteran, passed away on Sunday, October 20, 2019.  Beloved husband of Karen, nee Renner, for 32 years.  Loving father of Jeremy Borinstein, Julie (Charles) Fabros, and Elyse (Matt) Kociolek.  Cherished grandfather of Cesaria "Cha Cha" Fabros, Ava Kociolek, and the late Victoria "Torie" Borinstein.  Special brother of Barbara (David) Fredrickson, Mark Borinstein, and the late John Borinstein and Janine Flow.  Dear son of the late Harold and Mamie, nee Heyes, Borinstein.  Wayne was known as a kind and funny man.  In addition to being a loving husband and father, he was also devoted to the New York Yankees and his King Cobra Mustang.  Wayne's gentle spirit will be greatly missed by his family and friends.

A Celebration of Life will take place on Sunday, November 3rd, from 12:30 P.M. - 3:30 P.M. at the Becvar & Son Funeral Home, 5539 W. 127th Street, Crestwood.  In lieu of flowers, donations to the Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA.ORG) would be appreciated.  (708) 824-9000 or

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Celebration of Life
November 3, 2019

12:30 PM to 3:30 PM
Becvar & Son Funeral Home & Cremation
5539 West 127th Street
Crestwood, IL 60418


Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery
20953 West Hoff Road
Elwood, IL 60421

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