Teri Osborn, 56

Teri Osborn

Teri Osborn, 56, of Grundy Center, IA formerly of Gladbrook, IA passed away Sunday, April 9, 2017, at Pinnacle Specialty Care, in Cedar Falls, IA. Memorial services will be 10:30 a.m., Thursday, April 13, 2017, at Gladbrook United Methodist Church, in Gladbrook. Visitation will be 4:30 p.m., to 7:00 p.m., Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at Gladbrook United Methodist Church. Inurnment will be at Badger Hill Cemetery, in rural Gladbrook. The Gladbrook Chapel of the Anderson Funeral Homes has been entrusted with arrangements. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonfhs.com

Teri was born December 19, 1960, to Bud and Jean (Black) Bruene in Marshalltown, IA. She graduated from Gladbrook High School. Teri received her Bachelor’s Degree from Coe College in social work. She received her Long Term Care Administration Certificate from DMACC. Teri was employed with Westbrook Acres, in Gladbrook, as the administrator. Most recently she was the administrator of Care Initiatives (Pinnacle). Teri was a member of Gladbrook United Methodist Church and the Iowa Health Care Association. She enjoyed vacations with friends, spending time with her grandkids, and going to the cabin in Missouri, with family and friends. Teri loved to tailgate at Iowa games and she enjoyed watching football whether at the game or on TV. She had a love of music, attending many concerts, especially Keith Urban. Teri was very involved in her work. She always made sure her residents and employees were happy. Teri was proud that her employees voted her, “best boss ever.”

Teri will be missed by two sons; Dan (Sarah) Osborn, of Reinbeck, IA, Ryan (Stephanie) Osborn, of West Des Moines, IA; one grandson, Lathan Osborn; two granddaughters: Ayla Osborn, Malia Osborn; one sister, Gayle Bruene, of Cedar Falls, and her significant other, Todd, of Buckingham, IA.

She was preceded in death by her parents.