Osman Idellie Schnitzer Osman, age 80. Lovingly cared for at Minnesota Masonic Home, formerly of Mpls, passed away Feb. 17 surrounded by her family. Preceded in death by parents, Bessie & Harry Schnitzer; siblings, Ann & Hy Hymanson, Eve & Joe Ettinger and Max Schnitzer. Survived by beloved husband, Mike; devoted children, Sherri & Wayne Duke of Seattle, Susan Osman of Minnetonka, and Peni & Steve Gensler of Plymouth; brother-in-law, Al Osman of Florida; sister-in-law, Junie Schnitzer Freedman of Florida; grandchildren, Marc and Brent Gensler; lifelong friends, Ethel & Len Mayeron, and many nieces, nephews and friends. Idellie had a passion for life, she loved to travel, dance, garden, and meet people. She was very artistic, and had a gift for making things beautiful. Idellie also had a lifelong romance with her husband of 61 years, Mike. Funeral services THURSDAY, 1 PM, MINNESOTA MASONIC HOME, 11501 Masonic Home Drive, Bloomington. Memorials preferred to donor's favorite charity, or Ettinger, Hymanson, Schnitzer Camp Fund that Idellie started in memory of her sister, Eve, c/o St. Paul JCC, 1375 St. Paul Ave., St. Paul, 55116. SHIVA, 5101 James Ave S., Mpls (Thurs. eve only). Arr. Hodroff & Sons.

Published on February 19, 2003

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