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Arthur Osmer, 73, of 215 Birch St., Kane, died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011 at the Cleveland Clinic.
He was born Jan. 30, 1937, in Kane, the son of Arthur and Helen Gerarge Osmer.
On Sept. 5, 2009, in Kane, he married Nancy DeCecchis, who survives.
He had been employed by Coca-Cola in Bradford for 25 years. He was a member of the American Legion and the VFW in Coudersport. He served in the U.S. Marines.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Neil Osmer of Kane; a daughter, Kara (Sam) Parks of Sheffield; a brother, Yogi Osmer of Kane; a sister, Anna Mae Boyd of Indianapolis, Ind.; a half-sister, Donna Oakes and a half-brother, Dennis Osmer, both of Kane;Â five step-children, Teri (Robert) Sanchez of California, Robert (Michele) DeCecchis, Richard (Tracey) DeCecchis and Edward DeCecchis, all of Johnsonburg, Rodney DeCecchis of Pittsburgh; and 12 step-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter, Cathy Osmer.
A memorial serviceÂ was heldÂ at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 13 at the Cummings Funeral Home, Inc., with the Rev. W. Craig Smith officiating.Â
Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor's choice.
Online condolences can be expressed at www.cummingsfh.com.