In memory of
Terry D. Osborne
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In memory of
Terry D. Osborne
JACKSON - Terry D. Osborne, 78, of Jackson, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2018, at Jenkins Care Community, Wellston. He was born on Sept. 1, 1939 to the late Aubrey and Eleanor (Cherrington) Osborne. This was the same day that Germany invaded Poland and started World War II. Terry grew up on Keystone Furnace Road, attended Lick Elementary School and graduated from Jackson High School with the Class of 1957. In 1959, Terry married the late Regina (Staten) and together they raised six children who survive; Denise Brown (Eric), Lisa Oberholzer (Larry), Terry "Dean" II (Joyce Kuhn), Patrick (Mechelle Mullins), Julie Osborne and Shawn (Beth Turner-Blankenship). Also surviving are 14 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Terry learned to be a mechanic as a teenager and worked at various places before settling at Barnett International truck dealership for 15 years. In 1979, at the age of 39, Terry started his own business, Osborne Equipment Service, repairing diesel semi trucks and trailers. In 1994, Osborne Equipment Service became the first business to build in the Sarah-James Industrial Park in McCarty Lane. In 1998, Terry was honored by the Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce as Entrepreneur of the Year. Terry was honored by the Jackson Apple Festival Committee as Grand Marshal for the 2017 festival. Terry's hobbies have included camping, motorcycle riding, boating, competitive target shooting, and tinkering with riding lawn mowers. Funeral services were held Monday, July 30, 2018 at Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson, with Pastor Stan Howard officiating. Burial followed in Fairmount Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Resident Activity Fund at Jenkins Care Community, 142 Jenkins Memorial Road, Wellston, OH 45692 in Terry's memory. Online condolences may be sent to www.lewisgillum.com .
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In memory of
Terry D. Osborne
JACKSON - Terry D. Osborne, 78, of Jackson, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2018, at Jenkins Care Community, Wellston. He was born on Sept. 1, 1939 to the late Aubrey and Eleanor (Cherrington) Osborne. This was the same day that Germany invaded Poland and started World War II. Terry grew up on Keystone Furnace Road, attended Lick Elementary School and graduated from Jackson High School with the Class of 1957. In 1959, Terry married the late Regina (Staten) and together they raised six children who survive; Denise Brown (Eric), Lisa Oberholzer (Larry), Terry "Dean" II (Joyce Kuhn), Patrick (Mechelle Mullins), Julie Osborne and Shawn (Beth Turner-Blankenship). Also surviving are 14 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Terry learned to be a mechanic as a teenager and worked at various places before settling at Barnett International truck dealership for 15 years. In 1979, at the age of 39, Terry started his own business, Osborne Equipment Service, repairing diesel semi trucks and trailers. In 1994, Osborne Equipment Service became the first business to build in the Sarah-James Industrial Park in McCarty Lane. In 1998, Terry was honored by the Jackson Area Chamber of Commerce as Entrepreneur of the Year. Terry was honored by the Jackson Apple Festival Committee as Grand Marshal for the 2017 festival. Terry's hobbies have included camping, motorcycle riding, boating, competitive target shooting, and tinkering with riding lawn mowers. Funeral services were held Monday, July 30, 2018 at Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home of Jackson, with Pastor Stan Howard officiating. Burial followed in Fairmount Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Resident Activity Fund at Jenkins Care Community, 142 Jenkins Memorial Road, Wellston, OH 45692 in Terry's memory. Online condolences may be sent to www.lewisgillum.com .
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Lewis & Gillum Funeral Home
28 Harding Ave
Jackson, OH 45640
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