Eli Osborne Jr.

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Eli Osborne Jr.

November 01, 1925 - March 04, 2019

Eli Osborne Jr. Eli Andrew Osborne Jr., 93, of Washington, passed away at 9:30 p.m. Monday, March 4, 2019, at Eastgate Manor in Washington.
He was born Nov. 1, 1925, in Marion County, to Eli Andrew and Lavina (Hillman) Osborne.
Eli was a member of the Free Methodist Church, Masonic Temple, Scottish Rite, The Tymeless Car Club in Petersburg and retired from IP&L Power plant in Petersburg as a supervisor. Eli enjoyed restoring antique cars and collecting antiques.
Surviving are his children, Judy Milam and her husband Kenneth of Texas, Alan Morehead and his wife Barbara of California, Denise Stafford of Petersburg, Pam Hartzburg and her husband Greg of Vincennes, Debi Austin of Washington, and Drew Osborne and his wife Teresa of Washington; a sister, Judy Patton of Florida; along with 20 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Preceding Eli in death were his parents; his wife, Lois (James) Osborne, who preceded him on Feb. 10, 2015; along with his sibling, Phillip, Hazel and Madge.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, March 11, 2019, at Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home, 2020 State St., Washington, with entombment to follow in the Sugarland Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of the service Monday. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Jude Children's Hospital.
Goodwin-Sievers Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Eli Osborne Jr.
Published on March 5, 2019
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Bob Armstrong
Mar 06, 2019
Sorry for your loss. I enjoyed working for Andy at IP&L. He was a great guy.
Ruth Ann
Mar 05, 2019
May God bless the family of Andy with His comfort and strength