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Hospice murder-suicide shocks Pennsylvania community
Posted: 11:06 AM, Mar 20, 2013
Updated: 2013-03-20 12:20:39-04
Mildred and Elwood Osman (Via The Morning Call)
(THE MORNING CALL) — The son will never know, but he believes his 86-year-old father, Elwood “Woody” Osman, could no longer face the suffering his wife, Mildred, endured.
Thomas Osman said his 83-year-old mother suffered from
and complications from a recent stroke. He described her as blind, mostly paralyzed and in terrible pain.
His father went to her fourth-floor hospice room Tuesday afternoon at the
Lehigh Valley Hospital
in Allentown and shot and killed her, then himself, authorities said.
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