Geraldine “Gerri” Osborne

Geraldine “Gerri” Osborne, 92, of Mount Vernon, Illinois, passed away peacefully on Friday, January 4, 2019. She was born on May 18, 1926 to the late John Henry and Samantha (Huddleston) Brock. Gerri married Hodley Osborne on April 13, 1946 in Wales, Kentucky. They were blessed with 55 years of marriage before he preceded her in death on September 30, 2001.

A visitation will be held on Thursday, January 10, 2019 from 5 pm to 8 pm at Hughey Funeral Home in Mount Vernon. A funeral service will be held on Friday, January 11, 2019 at 10 am at the Funeral Home with Mr. Randy Sells officiating. Interment will follow at Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens in Woodlawn, Illinois. Memorials may be made in Geraldine’s honor to the Alzheimer’s Association, American Cancer Society, or the Osborne Family Literacy Center.

Call Hughey Funeral Home at 618-242-3348 or visit for further information.