Doreen Sharon Frank of Osceola died Jan. 31, 2020 in Amery due to complications from lung cancer. She was 68.
Doreen Sharon Osborne was born in New Richmond, to Walter Osborne and Doris Olson on Oct. 31, 1951. She married Charles Frank on Feb. 24, 1973, in Eau Claire. When she was a teenager, she worked at Friday’s canning factory during the summer months and later at New Richmond Industries assembling wiring harnesses. She then provided in home daycare to local families.
Doreen loved to bake, garden and try her luck at the casino. She enjoyed playing board games and card games with nephews, nieces and grandchildren. She loved horses and spoiling many family dogs over the years. Doreen became an avid bird watcher and used a bird book to identify those that came to the feeders outside the kitchen window. In 2018 she traveled to St. John’s Bay, Canada, to fulfill her dream of seeing her favorite singer, Owen Mac, perform.
Doreen was preceded in death by her parents, Walter and Doris Osborne; husband Charles; brother, Louis Osborne and sisters, Elwanda Osborne and Doris Olsen.
Doreen is survived by her children, Jason Frank (Josie) and Stacy Jacobsen (Nate); brothers, Clarence Osborne, Donald Osborne, Darryl Osborne and Daniel Osborne; sisters, Linda Marlowe and Debra Stewart; grandchildren, Tiana Frank, Katie Ann Frank, Shane Frank and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Feb. 13 from 4 - 7 p.m. at the Williamson-White Funeral Home, Amery
. A memorial service will be Feb. 13 at 7 p.m. at the funeral home following the visitation.
Funeral services for Doreen and Chuck will also be held April 25 at 11 a.m. at the West Immanuel Lutheran Church in rural Osceola with Pastor Matt Saarem officiating. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church and interment will take place at the West Immanuel Cemetery. To sign an online guestbook and view a video tribute please visit www.williamsonwhite.com
Arrangements were made with the Williamson – White Funeral Home and Cremation Services in Amery, Wisconsin.