Share:  

Des Moines

Walter Osborne, Jr., 71, passed away at his home on Friday, April 5, 2019.

Doc was born December 2, 1947 in Des Moines, Iowa to Walter Sr. and Lila (Hines) Osborne. He proudly served in the United States Navy during the Vietnam War. Doc worked as a truck driver for most of his life. He enjoyed old western movies, especially John Wayne movies, and reading western fiction books. He liked working crossword puzzles and word search puzzles.

He is survived by his son, Dustin Osborne; sister, Lora (Osborne) Gibbons; brother, Sammy Osborne, Sr.; and many nieces and nephews.

Doc was preceded in death by his father, Walter Osborne, Sr.; mother, Lila Osborne; brothers, Jerald Osborne, Sr. and Norman Osborne, Sr.; sisters, Joyce March, Florence MacManus, and Anita Clark.

Visitation will begin at 12:00 p.m., followed by funeral services at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, April 11, 2019 at Sunshine Open Bible Tabernacle, 2130 Easton Blvd, Des Moines. Military honors will be performed at the end of the ceremony. Cremation will follow services.

Memorial contributions may be directed to the family in loving memory of Doc.

Condolences may be expressed at www.HamiltonsFuneralHome.com.

Service Details

Visitation:
Thursday, April 11, 2019
12:00 to 1:00 pm
Sunshine Open Bible Tabernacle
2130 Easton Blvd
Des Moines
Service:
Thursday, April 11, 2019
12:00 pm
Sunshine Open Bible Tabernacle
2130 Easton Blvd
Des Moines
Disposition:
Cremation after services
Hamilton's Crematory
Des Moines
Arrangements:
Hamilton's Funeral Home
605 Lyon Street
Des Moines, Iowa 50309
(515) 243-5221

Order Flowers
Order Flowers