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Sunday, May 30, 2021

Obituary - Jack Lee Ostermann

Jackie ‘Jack’ Lee Ostermann, age 80, passed at his residence in rural Henry County, on Friday May 21, 2021, with his wife at his side.

Jack was born on May 20, 1941, in Charles City, Iowa, to Herman Leroy and Dorothy Ann (Woods) Ostermann.

Jack graduated High School in Charles City, Iowa, in 1961. Later he recieved an associates degree from Anoka Ramsey Community College. He married LaVerne Andrews, at the Little Brown Church, in Nashua, Iowa, on May 12, 2007. He worked for many years as a United Parcel Service vehicle mechanic, in Lenexa, Kansas. Before retiring in 2006. He belonged to the Elks Lodge in Ottawa, Kansas, and Clinton, Missouri. He was a Chevrolet Classic Car enthusiast, woodworker, and Minnesota Vickings Fan.

Jack is survived by his wife LaVerne M. Ostermann; daughter Julie (Bill) Robbins, son Joseph (Melissa) Ostermann, daughter Kathy (Bruce) Durkee, son Alan Koch, Larry W. (Sherry) Koch, and daughter Julie J. Cockrell; grandchildren Tyler, Olivia, Isabelle, Sean, Kevin, Natalie, Andrew, Dylan, Ryan, Brittany, and Alex; great grandchildren Charlotte, Hayleigh, Laine, and Finnegan.

He was preceded by his parents Herman and Dorothy Ostermann, Brother Larry, and sister Jan.

A Memorial Service will be held at Lamb Roberts Funeral Home, 712 9TH Street, Baldwin City, Kansas, Family Greeting at 1:00PM, Celebration of Life at 2:00 PM, on Saturday May 29, 2021.