Linda Lou Osborne, 64, Stevens, Boyo Transportation driver, enjoyed family gatherings

By on January 21, 2015

Linda Lou (Hoshauer) Osborne, 64, of Stevens, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2015, at Ephrata Community Hospital.

She was born in Ephrata to Shirley (Miller) Lefever and the late Howard Hoshauer, and was the wife of Terry S. Osborne, whom she married on Dec. 4, 1968.

Linda was a member of St. John’s UCC in Denver. She was a 1968 graduate of Cocalico High School, enjoyed bingo, yard sales, crafts, and especially family gatherings and picnics. Linda also enjoyed raising and taking care of her dogs throughout her lifetime. Linda worked as a driver for Boyo Transportation until her retirement in 2013. She formerly drove for Rock Transportation.

In addition to her husband, Linda is survived by her mother: Shirley (Miller) Lefever of Stevens; two daughters: Danialyn K. and Debbie Lynn Osborne, both at home; four brothers: Terry Lefever of Stevens; Roy (Lori) Lefever of Denver; John Lefever of Myerstown; and Allen Lefever of Denver; and a sister: Debra Lefever Druckenmiller of Denver.

In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by a sister: Dianne Clark; and step-father: John Lefever.

Services were held Jan. 17 at Roseboro Stradling Funeral Home, Denver, with Pastor Jeffrey Martin officiating. Interment took place in the Denver Union Cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Linda’s memory may be made to the Humane League of Lancaster County, 2195 Lincoln Highway East, Lancaster, PA 17602.

Arrangements by Roseboro Stradling Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc., Denver. Online condolences can be given at

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