Archive for Thursday, December 8, 2005

David W. Oshel

1951-2005

December 8, 2005

Services for David William Oshel, 54, Ozawkie, were Tuesday, Dec. 6, at Barnett Funeral Home in Oskaloosa. Burial was at Pleasant View Cemetery in Oskaloosa.

Mr. Oshel died Thursday, Dec. 1, 2005, at his home.

He was born Aug. 20, 1951, in Gardner, the son of Everett Ernest and Elizabeth Isabel McMechean Oshel.

Mr. Oshel served in the U.S. Marine Corps and worked as a roofer for the Diamond Everly Co. in Topeka.

He married Jeanette Sue Newman on May 28, 1971, in Oskaloosa. She survives of the home.

Other survivors include three daughters, Sandra Engbrock and Serena Kampfer, both of Ozawkie, and Amy Oshel, Topeka; four brothers, Ernest Oshel, Eudora, Raymond Oshel and Marvin Oshel, both of Lawrence, and Roger Oshel, Big Springs; two sisters, Patricia Wells, Pleasantville, Mo., and Virginia Oshel, Eudora; and seven grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the David Oshel Memorial Fund, sent in care of Barnett Funeral Home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa 66066.

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