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Harold L. Osborn

August 5, 1938 ~ December 8, 2023 (age 85) 85 Years Old

Harold Osborn Obituary

Harold L. Osborn, age 85 of Nebraska City passed away early Friday morning; December 8, 2023 at his home surrounded by his family.

Harold Leroy Osborn was born on August 5, 1938 on a farm near Julian, NE; the son of Thurlo Harold and Stella Pearl (Bennett) Osborn.  He grew up in several different communities in the area and attended school in Sidney, IA.   At a young age, he began helping his dad with the farming.

He was united in marriage to Sonja G. “Sonnie” Boone on April 25, 1956 at Glenwood, IA and to this union six children were born:  Becky Sue, Terry Leroy, Jerry Dean, Randy Eugene, Joleene Gay and Tammy Kay.

Harold and Sonnie were long-time residents of Nebraska City until they moved to Branson, MO in 2001.  They returned to Nebraska City in March of 2023.  In addition to farming, Harold was a Plumber in Nebraska City for many years.   He was very talented in many trades, and was one who could fix anything!

He is survived by his wife Sonnie Osborn of Nebraska City, children:  Terry Osborn (Diane) of Monroe City, MO, Jerry Osborn (Angie) of Nebraska City, Randy Osborn (Marsha) of Lilburn, GA, Jolene Johnson of Branson, MO and Tammy Lee (Kent) of Nebraska City; 17 grand-children, 31 great-grandchildren, three great-great grandchildren; sisters:  Barbara DeLong of Rock Port, MO and Doris Lane of Lincoln, NE; numerous nieces, nephews, other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by a daughter Becky who died at birth, a brother Howard Osborn, and sisters:  Betty Sorensen and Minnie Fagan.

Graveside Services will be held Wednesday; December 13, 2023 at 1:00 p.m. at Wyuka Cemetery in Nebraska City.  Following the services, a time of fellowship and refreshments will be held at the Eagles Club in Nebraska City.


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Graveside Service
December 13, 2023

1:00 PM
Wyuka Cemetery
19th Street
Nebraska City, NE 68410

Fellowship and Reception
December 13, 2023

1:30 PM
Eagles Club
600 1st Corso
Nebraska City, NE 68410


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