John S. Ostebo

JOHN S. OSTEBO, 67, OF NORTH COVENTRY John S. Ostebo, 67, of North Coventry, passed away on Sunday morning, April 29, 2012, in his residence, after a courageous batter with cancer. Born in Flekkerfjord, Norway, he was the son of the late Paul and Ingerbjorg (Littlehie) Ostebo. He is survived by Michelle; three sons, James Rune Ostebo, Johann Erik Ostebo and Kurt Paul Ostebo; daughter, Sabrina Elisebeth, wife of David Graycar; and two grandchildren, Mason Graycar and baby Reaghan Graycar. He is also survived by one sister, Evelyn wife of Magne Johannesen; nieces, Anbjorg and May Irene; nephews, JanSverre, Bjorn and Ivar; and great nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister Ingerlise and brother-in-law Pete Pederrson. Relatives and friends are invited to attend John's funeral service at the Cattermole-Klotzbach Funeral Home, 600 Washington Street, Royersford, on Monday, May 7, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. Officiating will be the Rev. Janelle L. Krais. Interment will follow in the Limerick Garden of Memories. Friends will be received from 10-10:30 a.m. Memorial contributions in John's memory may be made to the John S. Ostebo Memorial Fund, c/o National Penn Bank, 702 S. Main Street, Phoenixville, PA 19460. Funds collected will be sent to The Norwegian Seamen's Church. Condolences may be offered online at

Published in The Mercury on May 2, 2012