Obituaries

Obituaries

Reese D. Osborne 1921 - 2006

Funeral services for Reese D. "Ozzie" Osborne, 84, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.Mr. Osborne died Thursday, June 15, 2006, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital.He was born Nov. 18, 1921, in Cresbard, S.D., the son of James Henry and Lena Emma Voight Osborne.Mr. Osborne served in the U.S. Navy from 1943 to 1963 and during World War II on the USS South Dakota. After he retired from the Navy, he moved to Lawrence and worked for the Douglas County Sheriff's Office for 10 years.He married Dora Ruth Denbo Raymer on Oct. 20, 1953, in Bentonville, Ark. She died Aug. 26, 1999.Survivors include a daughter, Shirley Amyx, Lawrence; three grandsons; nine great-grandchildren; and a great-great-granddaughter.A grandson died earlier.Friends may call from noon to 9 p.m. Monday at the mortuary and until the service Tuesday.The family suggests memorials to the Lawrence Humane Society, sent in care of the mortuary.