Dorothy Louise Osborn

Former Enumclaw resident Dorothy Louise Osborn died May 7, 2016.

She was born May 8, 1927, in Weissert, Neb., and her family migrated to California when she was a teenager. She later relocated in Washington and settled in Enumclaw in 1960. She was the office manager at the Enumclaw Sales Pavilion for more than 20 years. A few years after retiring, she moved up to Stanwood, Wash.

She is survived by brother Richard O. Govier of Florida; son Richard Helms of Cumberland; daughters Phyllis Clark (Jim) of Stanwood and Janet Helms-Schroeder (George) of Bonney Lake; 12 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by husband Clare Osborn; sister Allona Sandors; daughters Sandra Lee Helms and Bonnie Marie Helms; son Wesley M. Hanson; stepdaughter Kay (Osborn) Furtwangler and stepson Raymond Osborn.

A funeral took place at 2 p.m. Friday, May 13, at the Buckley Cemetery. A reception was at Weeks’ Funeral Home in Buckley following the graveside service.

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