|Birth: ||Dec. 29, 1924|
|Death: ||Oct. 1, 2002|
Archie C. Osborne, 77, died Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2002 at St. Charles Medical Center in Bend. No cause of death was given.
Mr. Osborne was born at Enterprise, Ore., on December 29, 1924 to Cecil and Velma (Garrett) Osborne.
Since his father was a logger he lived in a number of different places in Oregon before settling in Lakeview in 1939 where he completed his education.
He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in 1943 and was honorably discharged in 1946, when he returned to Lakeview and married Lois Frakes on Aug. 9, 1946.
Mr. Osborne worked for Les Vandergaw and the Lakeview Building Material before going into business for himself as a building contractor. After retiring from the building trade he worked for Flynn's Furniture for two years.
He served on numerous civic committees and on the Camp Cottonwood board for 41 years. He was a long-time active member of the First Presbyterian Church.
Mr. Osborne enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, camping and especially water skiing. He also enjoyed playing a clown, dancing, but most of all spending time with his family.
He is survived by his wife, daughter Candace Byrnes of San Diego; son Archie B. Osborne of Deeth, Nev.; sisters Virginia Ray of Fall River Mills, Calif., and Maxine Rankin of Anderson, Calif.; four grandchildren; four adopted grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, Arron.
Cecil Columbus Osborne (1904 - 1982)
Velma Elsie Garrett Osborne (1904 - 1990)
Lois Nelle Frakes Osborne (1926 - 2014)*
Aaron Kent Osborne (1947 - 1995)*
Sunset Park Cemetery
Plot: Block 95-B lot 5
Created by: J
Record added: Jun 11, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 38227019