He was born Aug. 4, 1921, in Terre Haute, as the son of Herschel L. and Bessie O. Nicoson Moss.
He served in the United States Army as a physician from 1945-46.
He began practicing family medicine in Indianapolis and later became a Board Certified Surgeon and practiced surgery in Indianapolis from 1961-1994.
He married Ruth E. Herr Aug. 14, 1949.
He was a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and Phi Rho Sigma medical fraternity.
In his free time, he enjoyed gardening and his orchard in Ashboro.
He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers Hershel C. Moss Md., and Bobby Lee Moss Md., sister Eloise Schmidt and son Patrick M. Moss.
He is survived by his wife Ruth E. Moss and daughter Lois Lynn Moss Md.
Visitation will be 10 a.m.-noon, Wednesday, Feb. 29, at Moore Funeral Home, in Brazil.
Burial will follow at Ashboro Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Boys Town, 200 Flanagan Blvd., PO Box 6000, Boys Town, Neb., 68010.
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