Obituary: Harley Russell Osborne, 49

Harley Russell Osborne, 49, Whitewater, passed away at his home surrounded by his family on Friday, November 4, 2022 after a valiant battle with cancer.
Harley was born on January 2, 1973 in Madison, WI to David and Marjorie (Jungenberg) Osborne. He was much loved and will be immeasurably missed.

Harley had a passion for the open road and was happiest with the wind in his face. The best times of his life were spent exploring the highways and byways; be it riding his Harley Davidson, traveling with family in his motorhome or driving his semi from coast to coast. He enjoyed many hobbies including rock climbing, collecting movies and assembling models. He loved spending time with his friends and family and his grandchildren were his greatest joy.

He is survived by his beloved wife Linda of Whitewater; son, Damien (Tiffany) Boyd of North Carolina; sister, Brenda Osborne, Madison; brother by choice Jim (Laura) Schehr, Hustisford; stepchildren, Alan (Sierra) Kessler, Jefferson, Dakota Marx, Whitewater, Cheyenne (Kyle) Harris, Cambridge; Grandchildren, Jaxson, Riley, Londyn, Kendall, Cole, Duncan, Dalton, Daxton, Brynlee, Liam and Rowan, Fur Babies, Louie and CC as well as many friends and family. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, November 10, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. at the Nitardy Funeral Home, 550 N. Newcomb St., Whitewater, WI 53190. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday from 4:00 p.m. until time of the service. Online condolences may be made at

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