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DelphosKenneth R. “Kenny” Osting, 80, died at 2:30 p.m. June 26, 2011, at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland.He was born March 25, 1931, in Delphos to Bernard and Eva Kunz Osting, who preceded him in death. In July 1951, he married Carolyn O'Connor, who survives in Delphos. Mr. Osting had worked at Osting Construction and then at Alexander Bebout for more than 25 years. He was a member of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Delphos. He was a member of Fraternal Order of Eagles Aerie 471, Delphos, and the National Rifle Association. He had been a member of the Delphos Bass Club. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and the outdoors.Survivors also include four sons, David (Sharon) Osting, of Van Wert, Kevin (Leila) Osting, of Delphos, Mark (Lisa) Osting, of Kansas, and Patrick (Cheri) Osting, of Delphos; two daughters, Carol (Brent) Hammons, of Elida, and JoAnn (Garry) Stewart, of Delphos; seven grandchildren, Stacey (Keith) Kramer, Michelle (Joe) Schafer, Chad (Kendra) German, Jen (Rick) Vonderwell, Kyle (Rachel) Osting, Whitney (Brian) Clark and Jenna Stewart; and 10 great-grandchildren, seven stepgrandchildren and six stepgreat-grandchildren.He was preceded in death by four brothers, Albert, Edmund, Richard and Arnold Osting.Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11 a.m. Thursday at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Delphos. Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery, Delphos.Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Harter & Schier Funeral Home, Delphos.Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John's Athletic Boosters or the American Township Fire and EMS.

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