Osborne, Carl Andrew Age 76 of Roseville, passed away March 5, 2017 from complications of Parkinson's disease. Born September 17, 1940 in Pittsburg PA, third and youngest child of Andrew and Ella Osborne. He was a beloved, husband, father and Professor of Veterinary Medicine at the University of MN where he earned his Ph.D. in 1970. Preceded in death by his parents and niece Janet Osborne. Survived by Lynn his loving wife of 52 years; son Andy, son David (Ivette); daughter Amy (Shawn) Meyer; grandchildren Eric Meyer, Zoe Osborne, Anna Meyer and Nina Osborne; siblings David (Joan) Osborne of St. Louis MO, and Ruth (James) Rodefeld of Indianapolis IN; faithful friend and service dog Chloe and many nieces, nephews, collegues and friends. Memorial talk Saturday, March 18, 1:30 PM at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 270 W. Wheelock Pkwy. Visitation, 3:30-5:30 PM at Ben Pomeroy Student/Alumni Learning Center, University of MN St. Paul Campus, 1964 Fitch Ave. Special tribute by veterinary colleagues and friends, at 4 PM. Memorials preferred to the family, which will be donated to further veterinary research and education.
Carl Andrew Osborne
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