Matthew James Osborne

December 11, 1984 - January 7, 2018 Kennett Square, PA | Age 33 Loving Son, Grandson, Father, Brother and Friend..

Matthew James Osborne, age 33, of Kennett Square PA, died Sunday January 7, 2018 at his home after a long illness.  Born in West Chester, PA he was the son of Ronald Moody and the late Kim Osborne.

Matthew was a part of the 2003 graduating class at Kennett High School. He studied culinary arts and was a celebrated chef.

He enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, displaying his culinary expertise and the Eagles. He was proceeded in death by his loving mother Kim Osborne, who passed in March of 2017.

Survivors include in addition to his father, his stepmother, Della Moody; one sister, Nicole LeMier of Hayleville, AL; his maternal grandparents, James and Ann Osborne of Cochranville, PA and four sons, Dominic, Dylan, Devin and Dawson Osborne of West Grove, PA.

You are invited to celebrate the life of Matthew along with family and friends at his Memorial Service at 11AM Saturday January 13, 2018 at Willowdale Chapel (Jennersville Campus) 111 Vineyard Way, West Grove, PA 19390.  Following the memorial service, light fare will be provided, allowing time for fellowship and reflection.  Interment will be held privately. Contributions in his memory may be made to .    Arrangements are by Foulk & Grieco Funeral Home (610-869-2685) of West Grove.  To view his online tribute and to share a memory with his family, please visit

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Memorial Service

January 13, 2018 11AM Willowdale Chapel Jennersville Campus
111 Vineyard Way
West Grove, PA 19390


  1. To the family of Matthew Osborn… I’m so sorry for your loss ..he was a childhood friend….my first boyfriend..first love… we were just kids…so sorry you’ve lost a beautiful boy and that I found out so late….rest in peace Matt…love Rita Marie

    Rita | August 21, 2019 at 3:36 PM
  2. Sympathies and love.
    Pauline and Alan.

    A Gentle | January 12, 2018 at 9:02 PM
  3. My sympathies to the family of Matthew. I will always remember him and my son Allen as young boys running around my mother’s yard chasing each other with trash can lids playing swashbucklers!

    Frances R Scholl | January 12, 2018 at 7:28 PM
  4. Dear Ann & Jim & Family,
    I was so sorry to hear of Matthew’s passing. I heard Jim talk so lovingly for years of his wonderful grandson. They had such a beautiful relationship. My sincerest condolences to the family.

    Martha Fitzpatrick | January 12, 2018 at 6:00 PM
  5. So very sorry for you loss. Loving thoughts. X
    Sharon and Richard Uk

    Sharon Read | January 12, 2018 at 2:15 PM
  6. Rest in Peace my friend. Kyle Ewing

    Kyle Ewing | January 12, 2018 at 2:02 PM
  7. Dear Ann and Jim,

    I was so shocked to read about your grandson. Seems like when it rains it pours. Thinking of you both at this sad time. May Matthew rest in peace.


    Pat konitzer

    Pat konitzer | January 12, 2018 at 1:36 PM
  8. To Ann and Jim and family

    I am so sorry to hear the very sad news of your grandson, Matthew. My thoughts are with you all at this time.

    Love and hugs to you

    Pat x

    Pat Hampton | January 12, 2018 at 1:37 AM
  9. Ann and Jim:

    So Sorry for your loss.

    Joan Hoffman

    Joan Hoffman | January 11, 2018 at 1:07 PM
  10. Jim, Ann and Family,
    I am very sorry to hear of the passing of Matthew. My sincere condolences to everyone at this time. May he rest in peace.
    Margaret Pennington

    Margaret Pennington | January 11, 2018 at 6:44 AM

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