Fred Osborne

3 entries | 1 photo
The Guest Book is expired.

Fred Osborne

CARDINGTON: Fred Osborne, age 86, of Cardington, died Thursday evening, August 7, 2014 at home. He was born on January 2, 1928 to the late James and Mary (Hornsby) Osborne.

Fred was a life-long farmer and worked for HPM for 42 years. He had been a Cardington Lincoln School bus driver, a Volunteer Fireman and in the Police Auxiliary. Fred enjoyed coon hunting.

On June 12, 1945 Fred married Doris Whipple in Cardington, who survives in Cardington.

In addition to his wife, Fred is survived by five grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren; three sisters, Nola Clinger of Mt. Vernon, Helen Gibson of Florida, Freida Barnes of Florida and one brother, Paul Osborne of Tennessee.

In addition to his parents, Fred was preceded in death by his 12 siblings and a son, George Osborne.

A private family service will be observed. The burial will be in the Glendale Cemetery.

Those wishing to make a memorial contribution are asked to consider the Hospice of Morrow County, 228 South Street, Mount Gilead, OH 43338.

The Gompf Funeral Home in Cardington is assisting the Osborne Family with Fred's funeral arrangements.

Those wishing to share a memory of Fred or to express a condolence to the Osborne family may do so by visiting


Funeral Home
Gompf Funeral Service
440 South Center Street Cardington, OH 43315
Funeral Home Details
Published in the Marion Star on Aug. 12, 2014
bullet Firefighters