Virginia Ruth ‘Ginny’ Osborne

Virginia Ruth ‘Ginny’ Osborne, 82, of Altamont, died at 12:35 a.m., Saturday, Sept. 9, 2017 at Lutheran Care Center, Altamont.

Funeral services were at 11 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017 at Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont with Rev. Dr. James F. Wright officiating. Burial followed at Union Cemetery, Altamont. Visitation was for one hour prior to service time. Memorials may be made to the donor’s choice.

Ginny was born on Saturday, Dec. 1, 1934 in Altamont, IL to John and Ida (Rolfing) Bandelow. She married Robert Osborne on Aug. 8, 1953 and he preceded her in death in 2010. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church, Tuscola and was a homemaker.

She is survived by: her sons, Ronald (Michelle) Osborne, Altamont; and Bradley (Brenda) Osborne, Effingham; daughter, Michelle (Rodney) Kaufman of Oreana; sister, Barbara (Kreed) Smith of Altamont; 7 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, 2 step great grandchildren, and 1 step great-great grandchild.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Helen Homann.

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