OSMOND — A private family service for Wayne A. Gansebom, 56, of Osmond will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 18, 2020, at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Osmond with Pastor Carl Lilienkamp officiating. COVID-19 guidelines will be followed. Burial will be in the Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery in Osmond.
Wayne died Friday, Nov. 13, 2020, at Countryside Home in Madison.
Wayne was born Oct. 10, 1964, at Osmond, the son of Vernon and Donna Gansebom. He was baptized and confirmed at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Osmond. He graduated from Plainview Public High School in 1983. For many years, Wayne lived in Norfolk and attended Northstar workshop. He was involved with Boy Scouts Troop 124 in Norfolk and earned his Honorary Eagle Scout rank. This was one of his proudest moments. He loved bowling and participated in Special Olympics Bowling for many years. He also loved music, dancing and eating at his favorite hangouts in Osmond and Norfolk, and Jerry's Hilltop. He loved to joke and laugh and never knew a stranger.
Survivors include his brother, Dan (Deanna) Gansebom, of Osmond; sisters, Diane (Randy) Lamprecht of Hornick, IA, and Carole (Dennis) Kirby of David City; his aunt, Deloris Wurdinger of Stanton, and numerous nieces, nephews, grandnieces and nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Vernon and Donna Gansebom of Osmond.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be directed to the family.