Traverse City

OSBORNE, Jerry Sep 18, 1937 – Mar 6, 2019

TRAVERSE CITY [mdash] Jerry K. Osborne, 81, of Traverse City, passed away peacefully on March 6, 2019 at The Villa at Traverse Point with his loving daughter, Michele, by his side after a long battle with dementia.
Jerry was born on Sept. 18, 1937 to Forrest and Rose Osborne (Borst) in Star Township, Antrim County.
He is survived by his daughter, Michele K. Osborne, of Traverse City; his “favorite” grandchildren, Mischalean E. Reed, of Grand Rapids, and Colleen (Ray) Freund, of Ann Arbor; brothers, Mike (Midge), of Mancelona, John (Shelley), of Alba, Bob, of Gaylord, and Ed (Fran), of Hubbardston.
He was preceded in death by his son, William J. Osborne; a sister-in-law, Betty (Bob); and his parents.
He was a proud dad, grandpa, brother, uncle and great uncle to numerous nieces and nephews.
Jerry’s greatest joy in life was spending time with his family and friends. He was well known for his sense of humor, quick wit and the twinkle in his eyes!
Cremation has taken place per Jerry’s wishes, and a private family get-together will be scheduled at a later date.

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