Phyliss Eileen (Karn) Osborne

March 8, 1928 ~ October 21, 2020 (age 92)


Phyliss Eileen Osborne, 92, formerly of Stout, Ohio passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 21, 2020 at Spring Arbor of Leesburg, in Leesburg, Va.

Born in Columbus, Ohio on March 8, 1928 to the late Angelo and Garnet A. Karn. She became a young bride on December 22, 1946 and moved to San Diego, California while her late husband, Eugene Willis Osborne, formerly of Stout, Ohio and Tannery, Kentucky served with the U. S. Navy during World War II.

Phyliss was a wife, mother, grandmother, and a NeMe.  Although she did work outside the home, to include the Portsmouth Shoe Factory, Kroger’s in Columbus, Ohio and was a set printer in Houston, Texas, her primary focus along with her late husband was meeting the daily needs of her husband, children, grand daughter and four great grandchildren.  She was also active in both school and church activities throughout her time here on earth.

She is survived by her two sons, Eugene E. (Linda) Osborne of Hebron, Ky., George D. (Carol) Osborne of Galveston, Texas.; two daughters, Mary Jane Osborne of Lovettsville, Virginia, and Cecilia L. Osborne of Columbus, Ohio; four grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren and two great- great grandchildren.

Memorial contributions can be made to a charity of your choice.

Graveside services will be held Friday October 30th, 2020 at 1:00 pm at the Howard Cemetery in Tannery, Kentucky with Brother Owen Applegate officiating. 

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Graveside Service
October 30, 2020

Time: TBD
Howard Cemetery

Tannery, Kentucky

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