SalemNews.com, Salem, MA

March 22, 2013

Gregory Osborne, 41


South Lake Tahoe, Calif. — Gregory E. Osborne, 41, of South Lake Tahoe, died at home on March 19, 2013, after a seven-year battle with brain cancer. He was the loving husband of Corinna B. (Leary) Osborne of South Lake Tahoe.

Greg was raised in Peabody and graduated from Peabody High School in 1990. He also attended the University of Massachusetts. At the time of his death, he was the owner of the Elegant Affair Catering Company in South Lake Tahoe. In addition, he was an officer in the Lake Tahoe Wedding and Honeymoon Association.

Greg was an avid outdoors person. His passion was downhill skiing at the many ski resorts in the Lake Tahoe area. He also loved to mountain bike, kayak, fish, and golf in the area that he loved so much. He was a fan of every Boston sports team especially the New England Patriots.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his nine year old daughter, Emma Winifred, and four year old son, Gavin Ernest Raymond. He is also survived by his parents, George (Ernie) and Carol (Hodge) Osborne of Minden, Nev.; his sister, Leigh-Ann Osborne of Carson City, Nev.; his maternal grandparents, Raymond and Marion Hodge of Peabody, formerly of Salem; his mother-in-law, Erika Leary of Germany; his wife’s brothers and sisters, Manuela, Martin and Rebecca and their families; as well as several aunts, uncles and cousins in the North Shore area.

He was predeceased by his paternal grandparents, George and Winifred Osborne of Peabody.

ARRANGEMENTS: A celebration of Greg’s life will be held on Wednesday, March 27, in South Lake Tahoe. A memorial fund has been established for Greg’s children’s education. Contributions can be sent to Emma and Gavin Osborne Fund, Bank of the West, Attn: Eric Campbell, 2161 Lake Tahoe Blvd. South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150