Obituary Details

Kenneth D. Osback

(01/30/1924 - 12/15/1990)
Courtesy of The Lusk Herald, 12/19/1990

Kenneth D. Osback

Services for Kenneth D. Osback, 66, of Casper, were held Wednesday (today), Dec. 19, 1990, at 9:30 a.m. at Memorial Chapel with Fraternal Service by the Casper BPOE 1353 and then in Harrison, Neb. at 2 p.m. at the Harrison Bible Church by Rev. Don Mathis. Burial will be at Harrison Community Cemetery.

Osback died Dec. 15, 1990, at his home of an illness of one year. He was born Jan. 30, 1924, in Harrison to Axel A. and Ida (Dehaven) Osback. The family homesteaded in Sioux County, Neb. and in 1931, they moved to Harrison and started a dairy business. Osback graduated from Sioux County High School in 1941. He served in World War II and the 147th Field Artillery.

In April 1947, he married Mary E. Broderick in Harrisburg, Neb., and they moved to Wyoming. He retired from Amoco Pipe Line in 1983 after 35 years of service. He was an avid horseman and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He was a member of VFW Post No. 10677, American Legion George Vroman Post No. 2, and a lifetime member of the Elks Lodge BPOE No. 1353.

Survivors include his wife; one daughter Mrs. Bud (Ranae) Mason of Glenrock; three grandsons; and one brother Joe Osback of Sioux Falls, S.D.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorials to the National Elks Foundation or Harrison Bible Church would be equally appreciated by the family.

Memorial Chapel was in charge of arrangements.

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Photo courtesy of photographer Jim Sheaffer, Nebraska Gravestones

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