Your tip

Marie Osmond's Nephew Found Dead In Utah Home Following Rehab Stint For Drug Abuse

marie Osmond nephew troy found dead Utah home rehab drug abuse

Dec. 10 2018, Published 8:02 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to Email

Marie Osmond’s nephew was found dead in his parents’ Utah home following multiple medical complications and a stint in rehab for drug abuse, can exclusively report.

Shocking police reports obtained by detailed the 33-year-old’s sudden death on November 9, 2018. According to an officer’s incident report, Troy’s mother, Mary Osmond, called the cops for a “possible cardiac arrest.”

Article continues below advertisement

However, when medical personnel and police arrived to the scene of the St. George, Utah home, Marie’s nephew was found “motionless” and not breathing. His body was discovered “hanging off the bed and his upper body was laying across a nightstand,” according to a police report.

Mary and Merrill Osmond’s youngest son’s skin was described as purple and blue in color as he was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to investigators, Mary appeared “upset and emotional” as she alerted police of Troy’s recent stint in rehab and “long, extensive” list of medical issues.

The distraught mother recalled that Troy “was sick all the time.” The late 33-year-old worked at Subway for a short period of time because after long “he would get sick,” the police reports stated.

The Osmond nephew was convicted of multiple theft and drug possession charges in the state of Utah in recent years. Following the latest drug bust, Marie’s troubled nephew entered treatment at Lionsgate Rehab and Recovery Center in Utah.

Article continues below advertisement

In 2015, Troy was arrested and charged with four counts of burglary of a dwelling, five counts of theft and four counts of having a prohibited controlled substance. The Osmond wild child was sentenced to no more than five years in Utah state prison along with a $20,000 fine for two of the four counts of burglary. But both the prison term and nearly the entire fine was suspended.


Donny Osmond

Troy also pleaded guilty to two of the four counts of possession of a controlled substance. The judge sentenced him to a term of one year in the Sanpete County jail and a nearly $10,000 fine. Troy managed to serve only 58 days behind bars and his fine was suspended.

Marie’s nephew also maneuvered his way out of three of the five counts of theft. Troy pleaded guilty to two counts and was sentenced to Sanpete Utah County jail once again, along with a nearly $4,000 fine.

Article continues below advertisement

A judge ultimately ordered Troy to serve 36 months’ probation and participate in a substance abuse program along with providing a DNA sample and related costs.

Donny And Marie Osmond Then And Now

An Osmond family insider revealed to that just days before Troy was due to complete his probation, he was found dead in the family home.

The source added that Marie was “devastated” when she learned of Troy’s death.

“She immediately rushed to her brother Merrill’s side to comfort him and his wife, Mary,” said the source. “Marie knows the pain of losing a child first hand.”

As readers know, Marie’s son Michael Blosil took his own life in 2010 by jumping from his 8th floor apartment.

Cops on the scene reported there were no signs of foul play, according to the police reports. Troy’s cause of death is suspected to be due to “medical or health related complications.”

What do you think of the tragic details of Troy Osmond’s death?

We pay for juicy info! Do you have a story for Email us at, or call us at 800-344-9598 any time, day or night.



More from RadarOnline

Opt-out of personalized ads

© Copyright 2024 Radar Media Group LLC. RADAR and RADARONLINE are registered trademarks. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.