Gene E. Osborne, 81 of Nebraska City, NE passed away on Tuesday evening; April 18, 2017, at the Nebraska City Care and Rehab Center.


Gene Eugene Osborne was born on June 15, 1935 in Nebraska City, the son of Homer E. Osborne and Elizabeth L. (Ertl) Kinton.  He attended school and graduated from the Shubert High School in Shubert.  He married Agnes Viola Burns on March 25, 1972 in Nebraska City.


Gene was a loving husband, father and grandfather.  He spent many years working on the farm - a job he truly loved.   He was a long-time member of the Elks Club.


He was preceded in death by his wife Agnes and a sister Elizabeth (Tootsie) Goll.


Survivors include a son Tim Burns and wife Rita of Thornton, Colo.; two grandchildren:  John Burns and Jami Revier; four great-grandchildren:  Kayla Revier, Madison Revier, Ella Grasser and Drake Burns; one sister Virginia Moyer, sister-in-law Dorothy Miller all of Nebraska City; numerous nieces, nephews, other family and friends.


Funeral Services will be held Monday, April 24, at 11 a.m. at Gude Mortuary in Nebraska City with Fr. Michael Ventre officiating.  Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Nebraska City.


The family will greet friends from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. on Sunday at Gude Mortuary.


Memorials may be given to AseraCare Hospice.


Remembrances may be left at


Gude Mortuary, Nebraska City, in charge of funeral arrangements.