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Death: Osa Ellen Horsley

Osa Ellen Horsley, 87, former longtime Pocatello, ID resident, died Mon morning, Oct 20, 1997 at the Samaritan Care Center in Boise.

She was born August 28, 1910 in Petersville, Kentucky, to Samuel O. and Minnie B. Hall Bodkin. She attended schools in Pocatello and Inkom. Osa married Elmer Nanson in January 1929. She later married Glen Clark, August 20, 1938. On October 5, 1961, Osa married Hugh A. Horsley, in American Falls, Idaho. She worked as a florist for Atkins Florist. She also owned and operated Irving Grocery Store in Pocatello, Idaho. She attended the Baptist Church and was a member of the Ivy Rebekah Lodge No. 23. She served as the drill team captain of the Woodman Lodge. She enjoyed pinochle, reading, traveling, floral arranging and sewing. During her life she had lived in Kentucky, Oregon, Utah and Idaho.She is survived by husband, Hugh; two sons, David K. Clark, of Salt Lake City, Utah; and Daniel A. Clark, of Oxnard, California; a daughter, Donna L. Lowder, of Boise, Idaho; seven grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; a brother, Samuel O. Bodkin, of Pocatello, Idaho; two sisters, Hazel Teeples, of Salt Lake City, Utah; and Gayle Allen, of Pocatello. She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Steven Clark, husbands, Elmer Nanson and Glen Clark, two brothers, Clarence Bodkin and Jarvey Dale Bodkin, and a sister, Faye Cornelison.

Graveside services will be conducted Saturday, October 25, 1997 at 1 p.m. in the Mountain View Cemetery, Section 50 West, Pocatello, with Pat Johnston officiating. The family will receive friends Friday evening from 7-9 p.m. and from 12-12:45 p.m. at the funeral home prior to graveside services, under the direction of the Henderson - Cornelison Funeral Chapel, 431 N. 15th Ave., Pocatello.

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