Donald L. Osgood


Wellsville Donald L. Osgood, 79, of 2733 Beach Hill Road and a former Friendship resident, passed away Saturday, March 25, 2017 in the Wellsville Manor Care Center following a brief illness. Born December 27, 1937 in Cuba, he was the son of Frank and Bernice Bessey Osgood.

Donnie enjoyed working on the family farm, especially working with the animals. Later, Donnie was employed by PWI in Wellsville.

Surviving are two brothers, Ralph (Shirley) Osgood, Caledonia; Lawrence (Mary) Osgood, Brownsville TX; an aunt and uncle, Toby and Jean Bessey, Friendship; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother, Carl Osgood in 2015.

Friends may call at the Schaffner Funeral Home Inc. Bolivar, on Friday, March 31, 2017 from 4-6 PM. Funeral and committal services will immediately follow visitation at 6 PM, with Pastor Larry Allen of the Richburg First Day Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be in the Dimick Cemetery, Wirt, NY.

Memorials to Allegany ARC (50 Farnum Street, Wellsville NY 14895) would be appreciated by the family.