Allan J. Osberg

Allan J. Osberg

NEW ULM — Allan J. Osberg, age 75, of New Ulm passed away Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at the New Ulm Medical Center.

Memorial Service will be 11 a.m. on Monday, March 11, at Courtland Evangelical with Pastor Gary Wong officiating. Burial will take place in the New Ulm City Cemetery. Military honors will be provided by the New Ulm Area Comrades of Valor Honor Guard.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service at the church in Courtland, with fellowship following the service.

To leave an online condolence for his family, or to sign the guestbook, go to: mvfh.org.

Allan is survived by his wife Renee; son David (Beth) Osberg; daughter JoAnn (Duane) Sprenger and daughter Jacqueline DeRuiter; grandchildren Macy, Gatlin, Stephen, Nikki, and Chase; great-grandchild Riley and siblings Carol Kramer, Sue Anderson, Dorothy Clark, Marilyn Steffl and Edward Osberg Jr., and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents Edward and Alice Osberg, and brother-in-law Bernie Anderson.

Allan J. Osberg was born June 16, 1943 in New Ulm to Edward and Alice (Wellner) Osberg and baptized July 11, 1943 at St Paul’s Lutheran Church. Allan was a life-long member of Zion Lutheran Church. Allan was active in his high school’s local FFA chapter. After graduation, Allan enlisted in the Army Reserves serving the 452nd Support Company, Winthrop. After completing active duty Allan worked in construction, but soon began farming full-time and continued through his retirement in 2018. Allan was a faithful steward of his land and farm-site. He created a peaceful, park-like setting throughout the farm and believed in “leave it better than you found it.”

Honorary pallbearers are grandchildren Macy Richter, Gatlin Richter, Stephen Berg, Nikki Reed, Chase DeRuiter, and great-grandchild Riley Reed.

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