We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Sweeney Mortuary of Heppner
Art William ‘Butch” Osmin died at Willow Brook Nursing Home in Pendleton on May 17, 2021 at the age of 67. A gathering of family and friends will be held at a later date.
Butch was born on June 8, 1953 in Heppner, to parents Alton and Virginia Nutten Osmin. He was raised and attended school in Heppner where he graduated from Heppner High School. After high school, he attended Blue Mountain Community College and received a degree in Auto Mechanics.
He worked for Pendleton Grain Growers in their repair shop for several years before moving on to the United States Forest Service where he worked for a number of years. Butch raised Hogs on the home ranch for over 10 years and worked for the railroad at Hinkle.
He loved spending time at the family cabin on the Shilling Ranch hunting and being with his dogs.
Butch is survived by a sister Dale Wonderly and her husband Dan, brothers; Al Osmin and his wife Donna and Frank Osmin and his wife Cara, and also numerous nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to the charity of your choice.