Fern Osborne, Executive Vice President of the Colorado Alliance since its founding, passed away this week. Fern’s dedication to activism around senior issues and advocacy on behalf of her community is truly inspiring.
In a 2007 news profile, she said about her tireless activism: "I'm working so that by the time you become my age, you won't have to go through this.” News highlight here.
Monday, December 21st, Colorado Governor Bill Ritter and the Colorado legislature will issue proclamations in honor of Fern Osborne, to be followed by a memorial reception with family and friends.
Photo courtesy NBC Channel 9 News