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Michael George OsborneSeptember 26, 1950 ~ April 5, 2017 (age 66)
Michael George Osborne died peacefully at home surrounded by family on April 5 in Tooele, Utah, at the age of 66.
Michael is survived by his beloved wife of 43 years, Yolanda Osborne; his son JoJo Osborne (Ann Stephenson); his daughter Jennifer Osborne-Downard; grandkids Alix Osborne (Russ Bolton), Jaydon and Merissa Downard, and Samuel, Maxwell, Savannah and Cole Stephenson; his sister Ruth Hatch (Roy Hatch); and his brothers, John Osborne, Steven Osborne, Doug Osborne (Kailynne Osborne) and Allen and Vaugh Olsen.
He is preceded in death by his mother Elaine Forakis-Chapoose (Max Chapoose), his father Elden Osborne and stepbrother Carey Olsen.
Michael was born Sept. 26, 1950, in Riverton, Utah, to Elaine Forakis and Elden Osborne. He joined the Navy after high school and married the love of his life, Yolanda Osborne, in 1974. After moving to Roosevelt, Utah, the couple welcomed two children, Jojo and Jennifer. The couple soon relocated to Tooele, where he retired from the Tooele Army Depot.
Michael was passionate about his wife and their family and had a love for fishing.
The family would like to thank the nurses and aids that have helped care for Michael, with a special thank you to Trinity Wiley.
A vigil is scheduled on Friday, April 7 from 6-8 p.m. at Tate Mortuary in Tooele, Utah.
A funeral is scheduled on Saturday, April 8 at noon at St. Marguerite’s Catholic Church in Tooele, Utah; reception to follow.
In lieu of flowers please make donations to the ALS foundation.