David P. Osborn
December 4, 1935 – May 23, 2019

David P. Osborn, 83, of Culver, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 23, 2019, at the
Catherine Kasper Life Center.
David was born on December 4, 1935, in rural Marshall County.  After graduating Culver High
School in 1955, he enlisted in the US Army.  Following his honorable discharge, he married his
high school sweetheart, Helen L. Dewitt.  Dave farmed and worked construction while he and
Helen raised their family.
Dave retired from Easterday Construction in Culver but didn’t stop farming until well into his
sixties.  He was a past Master and over 50-year member of the Henry H Culver  Masonic Lodge
F & AM and Plymouth Kilwinning Masonic Lodge 149 F & AM combined.  He liked woodworking,
fishing, gardening, and working with his hands.
Dave is survived by his wife: Helen L Osborn of Plymouth, IN; daughter: Julie (Gary) Jerzak of
Edwardsburg, MI; sons: Timothy (Lydia) Osborn of Knox, IN, and Roger (Tammy) Osborn of
Koontz Lake, IN; 5 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren.
A time to gather with family and friends will be held at Odom Funeral Home, Culver, on Tuesday,
May 28, 2019, from 12:30 – 2:30 pm EDT.  Burial will follow at the Culver Masonic Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the Future Farmers of America, Culver Community School Corp., 701
School Street, Culver, IN 46511, Attn: Suzanne.