Frederick “Freddie” Osborne

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By The Staff

Frederick “Freddie” Osborne, of Owenton, passed away October 11, 2008, at his home.

Born December 9, 1931, in Owen County, he was the son of the late Robert and Ruby Isabelle Stewart and was preceded in death by his siblings, Lewis J. Osborne and Joyce Welch. Freddie was a former co-owner of the Owenton Grocery Store and later worked as a field engineer for Owen Electric. He was a Korean War Army Veteran serving as a Corporal. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #123 F&AM, the VFW and a member of the Owenton First Christian Church. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Helen Mason Osborne; his two daughters, Gayla Marlene (Pat) Gorman of Florence and Vicki Ann (Paul) Gibson of Owenton; two sisters, Joann Orsburn and Freda Marston of Owenton; and one granddaughter, Michelle Gibson.

Funeral services were held October 14, 2008, at McDonald & New Funeral Homes with Bro. Wayne Kelly and Bro. Jesse Bourne presiding. Burial was in Owenton Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Owenton/Owen County Fire Department or the charity of choice. A guest register can be found at mcdonaldandnew.com.