Michael John Osborn
Michael John Osborn, age 50, of Merrill, Wisconsin passed away on Sunday, June 18, 2023 in Merrill, Wisconsin. He was born on April 12, 1973 in La Crosse, Wisconsin. Michael worked as general laborer for Lincoln Industries and was a die-hard Green Bay Packers Fan. He also loved NASCAR, always cheering for the winning car. He was in the Special Olympics in the early 90’s, participating in track and shotput. Michael will be deeply missed by his family and friends. He will be remembered for his strength to pull through hard times, his mischievous personality, and his ability to always smooth talk the ladies.
Michael was the son of Judy Doerr, brother of Ashley (Matthew) Radtke and Stephanie (Matt) Prey. He is further survived by his nieces and nephews: Bryanna, Ayden, Chayse, Thomas, and Cheyenne, step-father: Brian Doerr, and many aunts, uncles and cousins. He was preceded in death by his Osborn and Doerr grandparents, and uncles and cousins.
The family wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to the past and present caregivers of Our Way Inc., and a special thanks to Colleen, Michelle and Carla. A Celebration of Life and Remembrance Service will be held on Saturday, June 24, 2023 from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm at 15925 S CTY Road K, Merrill, WI 54452. Waid Funeral Home & Cremation Service of Merrill is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences are encouraged and may be made at www.waidfuneral.com.