The Edmond Sun

February 21, 2013

George Osborne, Jr.


The Edmond Sun

EDMOND — George Osborne Jr., 72, of Edmond, Okla., was born November 10, 1940 in Oklahoma City, Okla., the second child of Dorothy (Lowery) Osborne and George Osborne Sr.. He passed from this life Monday, February 18, 2013.

He was a proud graduate of Northeast High School.  Being in a construction family, he chose to follow tradition by learning to roof and in 1963 started Osborne Roofing Co.  He continued until his retirement in 2005. Along the way he married his wife of 50 years, Sharon (Ball) Osborne.  Two children followed along with many fun family times.  Knowing him added to your life. He loved his family and was generous to a fault.

He is survived by his wife; son Brian Osborne; daughter Tracy Owens, grandchildren Summer Osborne and Drew Owens and great grandchildren, Kirra and Gage; his siblings and spouses: sister Carol Fink, brothers Terry Osborne and wife Ina Sue and  Danny Osborne and wife Susan, as well as a host of other family members, including Marty and Shelly Peterson, Keygan, Megan, and Sophia.

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday February 22, 2013 at Matthews Funeral Home Chapel in Edmond.