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Multiple Sclerosis Society
Life Story / Obituary
A wonderful husband, father and friend, Dennis Osterhouse, age 75, of Vicksburg passed away on May 18, 2019. Dennis was born on June 25, 1943, in Battle Creek, Michigan to George & Leora (Root) Osterhouse. A private memorial service has taken place. Dennis’ family includes his wife of 18 years, Julie; his step-children: Jody (Mike) Tuinier, Deborah Gay; Chris Ringler; several grand and great grandchildren; as well as several cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents. Dennis grew up in Galesburg and attended local schools. He worked as a custodian at the Galesburg-Augusta School system until he retired in 1989. He loved animals especially his dogs CB and CJ. Dennis was a great mechanic and loved Nascar and all things racing. He was an avid bird watcher and reader but lived for his grand and great grandchildren. Please visit Dennis’ memory page at www.mccowensecord.com where you can archive a memory or photo and sign his memory book online. Memorial contributions can be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society.