RIP Lynn Borden
Los Angeles Times
March 6, 2015
March 24, 1937 - March 3, 2015 Lynn Borden, a talented Actress, Model and Artist, has passed away peacefully after an extended illness at the age of 77. Lynn was born in Michigan, but the family soon moved to Tucson Arizona where she went on to make a large circle of life long friends and family. During her college years, Lynn won "Miss Arizona" 1957 and was runner up in in the Miss America pageant that year. After college, Lynn began modeling before going on to a career in Hollywood as an actress on the screen, stage and television. She had starring roles in the movies, "Frogs", "Breezy", and "Walking Tall, to name a few. In addition, Lynn had a leading role in the 1960's TV series, "Hazel." Her final role was on the TV drama, CSI New York. Lynn was also gifted as a fine artist painter, and had her work showcased in art galleries around the country. She also enjoyed singing, and was honored to go with her church choir to Italy to give a performance for the Pope at the Vatican. She is survived by her loving husband of 33 years, Roger Brunelle, and her brother Steve Freyse of Tucson Arizona.
Born: 3/24/1933, Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.
Died: 3/3/2015, Encino, California U.S.A.
Lynn Borden’s westerns – stuntwoman, actress:
Gunfight at OK Corral – 1957 [stunts]
The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid – 1972 (Kate’s girl)
Centennial (TV) – 1979 (Vesta Volkema)