Michael Joseph Osgood Roscommon Formerly of Eaton Rapids, MI. Passed away January 10, 2014 at the age of 62. He was born September 17, 1951 in Eaton Rapids, MI to Leonard Leslie and Kretta Natalie (Patch) Osgood. Michael retired from General Motors on October 31, 2007 after 30 years of service where he worked in quality control. He was a member of the UAW Local 602 and was a union steward for 10 years. Michael enjoyed hunting, fishing, working on his tractors, watching NASCAR races and the History channel. He loved being in Northern Michigan and cooking barbecue for his family. Mike is survived by his wife, Melody May (Murrin) Osgood of Roscommon; son, Joseph (Donna) Osgood of Marquette; daughter, Nicole Osgood-Badgero of Portland; six grandchildren, Christopher (Sara) and Kamie Cunningham, Tyler and Valeri Osgood, Bailey and Isaac Badgero; great grandson, Landon Cunningham; sisters, Alice (Jerry) Waterous of Grand Haven and Sally (Jeff Gonner) Osgood of Grand County, CO. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Leonard Frank Osgood. Funeral services will be 11 am Tuesday, January 14, 2014 at the Shelly-Odell Funeral Home, 518 S. Main St., Eaton Rapids, MI 48827 with Pastor Tom Evans officiating. Visitation will be Monday from 3-5 and 6-8 pm. Interment will be at Munger Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Eaton Community Palliative Care, 2675 S. Cochran Road, Charlotte, MI 48813 . Please visit our website to place online condolences or to sign the guest register, www.shellyodell.com.
Published in Lansing State Journal on Jan. 13, 2014