- February 26, 1998 - February 23, 2017
- Lebanon, Pennsylvania
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“My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family David. I am so sorry for the terrible loss of your beautiful boy.
1 of 25 | Posted by: Beth ann McAdams McFadden Toronto
“God Bless you and your family. I grew up with Alex and he was always so kind and full of life. I am so sorry for this horrific news and I send all my...Read More »
2 of 25 | Posted by: Gwyneth Davis - Lebanon, PA
“I am so very sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers during this difficult time
3 of 25 | Posted by: Tina Gring - Sinking Spring, PA
“We are so sorry for your loss; my heart aches. Our thoughts, prayers, and love are with all of you.
4 of 25 | Posted by: Lisa Welch-Oitzinger - Setauket, NY
“So very saddened to read this today...Wishing you comfort....peace ....strength and prayers.Margie Groy
5 of 25 | Posted by: margie groy - lebanon, PA
“Dave and Julie, We were devastated to hear of the sudden death of Alex. We are so very sorry. Please know that we will be praying for your...Read More »
6 of 25 | Posted by: Wes and Amy Dellinger - Palmyra, PA
“Please accept our sincere sympathy as you grieve for your dear son. He was just a really neat kiddo in my classroom all those years ago. May God...Read More »
7 of 25 | Posted by: Sue Dieffenbach - Lebanon, PA
“Our Thoughts & Prayers are with you during this very difficult time. Doug & Julie Wagamanstore 3040 in chambersburg, Pa
8 of 25 | Posted by: Doug & Julie Wagaman - PA
“I'm so very sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences and prayers lifted for your family ..Halley
9 of 25 | Posted by: Halley Baker - Coatesvikke, PA
“It's very heartbreaking to read about someone so young leaving this earth. My heartfelt condolences to the Parents, Brother, Grandparents, Family and...Read More »
10 of 25 | Posted by: - CA
“Our prayers and thoughts are with you, God bless and look out over your family.
11 of 25 | Posted by: The Kujovsky's - Lebanon - friend
“Dear Dave and Julie, So difficult to find words to express our sorrow upon reading the news of losing your son. Although we never met your son I have...Read More »
12 of 25 | Posted by: Charel & James Porubiansky - PA
“I am so very sorry for your loss. May fond memories and God's promise to wipe away the tears from all faces give you hope and comfort during this...Read More »
13 of 25 | Posted by: With deepest sympathy ~ Isaiah 25:8
“I am so or to read about your loved
14 of 25 | Posted by: - CA
“You have our sincerest and heartfelt condolences.
15 of 25 | Posted by: The Tasas - Lebanon, PA
“Dave and Julie, we are so sorry for your loss. We are praying for you and your family at this time. Praying that God will give you a peace that...Read More »
16 of 25 | Posted by: Bob and Vicky Bamford - Lenanon, PA
“certainly this is heartbreaking. We are at the least honored to have known him and had the opportunity to watch and grow from a young boy into a...Read More »
17 of 25 | Posted by: Jolene Reeves - Conway, SC
“My prayers are with you, Julie, and your family. I am so very sorry about the loss of your son. I surely wish I could help. With your family in my...Read More »
18 of 25 | Posted by: Marianne Bartley - Lebanon, PA
“So sorry for your loss. Sending prayers to you and the family
19 of 25 | Posted by: Carol Kreiner - PA - Friend
“Julie and David, I am so incredibly saddened to hear of the loss of your son. My heart breaks for you both. Please know that I will keep you...Read More »
20 of 25 | Posted by: Michelle Newton - Calhoun, GA
“My heart aches for your family. Love and prayers to you and yours......
21 of 25 | Posted by: Anita Behrens - Jonestown, PA
“Alex you will be great missed by friends and family. Wish I had the chance to know you better especially since you are the same age as my Matthew....Read More »
22 of 25 | Posted by: Anita Behrens - Jonestown, PA
“So very sorry...May memories of Alex and the love of family and friends surround you and give you strength in the days ahead. Heartfelt thoughts and...Read More »
23 of 25 | Posted by: Brenda Miller - Lebanon, PA
“My deepest sympathy for the sudden loss of your son. This is heartbreaking and I always struggle to look for words of strength at these times. These...Read More »
24 of 25 | Posted by: Sheila Larham - Penn Yan, NY
“My heartfelt sympathy and prayers for strength and peace.
25 of 25 | Posted by: Sherri Fields-Roda - lebanon, PA
Alexander "Alex" David Osborne, 18, of North Cornwall Twp., Lebanon passed away suddenly at his home Thursday morning, February 23, 2017, just 3 days shy of his 19th birthday.
Born in Philadelphia on February 26, 1998 he was the son of David J. and Julie R. McConahy Osborne. Alex graduated from Cedar Crest High School in 2016 and attended Temple University this past fall.
Alex worked with his parents at their UPS store on Quentin Road and had formerly worked as a cart boy for Lebanon Country Club. He attended Church of the Good Shepard. While at Cedar Crest he was a member of the Young Republican Club, played Lacrosse and lettered playing Tennis.
Alex wanted to be an entrepreneur in business. He had a creative and imaginative mind, creating digital music composition. He loved animals especially his dog, Charlie, cat, Boo and turtle, Snappy.
Alex had a great smile, beautiful laugh, kind hearted, always putting others first. He will be sadly missed by his parents, Dave and Julie; brother Nicholas J., husband of Jean Steele of Pittsburgh; maternal grandparents, Harold E. and Doloris McConahy of Martinsburg, PA and his paternal grandfather, Stephen F. Osborne of Doylestown, PA. He enjoyed time spent with his aunt, Michele wife of Scott Devens; uncles, Stephen Osborne, Jr., Patrick, husband of Tracey Osborne and Trevor McConahy; cousins, Leah, Casey, Danielle, Christine, Samantha, Emily, Johnathan, Luke, Ben and Anna. Alex was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Marion S. Osborne and aunt, Sandra McConahy.
Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend Alex's funeral service on Saturday, March 4, 2017 at 1PM with Pastor Alan Smith officiating from the Church of the Good Shepard, 1500 Quentin Road, Lebanon, PA 17042. Friends will be received at the church on Saturday from 11AM-1PM and on Friday evening, March 3 from 6-8PM at Porterfield-Scheid Funeral Directors & Cremation Services, 890 Isabel Drive, Lebanon, PA. Interment will be made in the Fairview Cemetery, Martinsburg, PA. Please omit flowers, memorial remembrances may be made in Alex's memory to Ronald McDonald House, 3925 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, PA 19104 or The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Foundation to benefit Hypo Plastic Left Heart Research, P.O. Box 781352, Philadelphia, PA 19178-1352. For other information please call 717-272-4634 or to submit an online condolence visit www.porterfieldscheidfh.com.