oldest siblings in the Osmond family, George Virl Osmond, Jr. was
born October 19, 1945;
Thomas Rulon Osmond was born October 26,
Both are hearing impaired, and were the first deaf
missionaries for the
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.
Their disabilities were the inspiration for the
which Olive Osmond began as The Osmond Foundation.
Virl and Tom both reside in Utah with their families.
Olive Osmond home-schooling her sons, Virl and Tom.
Photo from Virl Osmond's personal archives.