Edward B. Osmer

Woodstock, Vermont

Edward B. Osmer, 71, died Sunday February 3, 2019 doing what he loved, working in the Woods on Garvin Hill.

Ed was born on September 28, 1947 in Hanover, New Hampshire the son of Chandler H. and Barbara (Lewis) Osmer.

A graduate of Woodstock Union High School Ed served in the Vermont National Guard out of Rutland, Vermont for 4 years. He worked delivering mail in Woodstock and at the South Woodstock Country School before spending the rest of his days working the land farming and logging.

An avid outdoorsman Ed loved to hunt, fish, and trap. Ed had a special place in his life for Jack Russel Terriers, some of Ed’s happier times were spent operating his tractor with his best friend Buck at his side.

Ed is pre deceased by his parents. He is survived by a number of family and friends who will remember him as a hard working woodsman.

A memorial celebration is being planned as an outdoor ceremony later this spring and will be announced.

Those wishing may make memorial donations to Vermont Woodlands Association:


Arrangements are under the direction of the Cabot Funeral Home in Woodstock, Vermont. An on line guest book can be found at cabotfh.com