Ronald J. Moss

August 2, 1935 ~ May 22, 2020 (age 84)


Ronald J. Moss, 84, of Wellsboro, passed away Friday, May 22, 2020 at the Bath VA Medical Center, Bath, NY.

Ronald was born on August 2, 1935 in Vian, OK, the son of the late Wendell J. and June A. (Siffing) Moss. He married the former Jacqueline LaPoint on May 29, 1965 and they would have celebrated their 55th wedding this anniversary this coming Friday.

Ronald was a veteran of the US Navy; he graduated from Elmira South Side High School and retired from Mergenthaler Lineotype Company, Wellsboro, in 1982 after 26 years of service as a Mechanical Engineer and in electronics. Ronald was an avid fisherman, enjoyed hunting, boating, sail boating and horses. He was a member and past president of the following; the Wellsboro Horse Club, the Horse Club of Catlin Hollow, the Cowanesque Riding Club and the Mansfield Riding Club.

In addition to his wife, Jacqueline, Ronald is survived by six children; Amber Stevens of Wellsboro; Richard (Hedy) Housel of Sisterville, WV; Steven (Beverly) Moss of Wellsboro; Thomas Housel of Covington; Lori (Michael) Brown of Snoqualmie, WA; and Jeffrey (Kimberly) Moss of Palmer, AK; a brother, Vernon Moss of Wellsboro; a sister, Sandra Wood of Arlington, TX; 16 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren.

Friends and family are invited to celebrate Ron's life Saturday August 29, 2020 at his farm starting at 12 noon.  Please dress casually.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Tussey-Mosher Funeral Home 139 Main Street Wellsboro, PA. To share your fondest memories of Ronald or to sign his guestbook, please visit

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Celebration of Life
August 29, 2020

12:00 PM

Please note
Ron's casual dress celebration of life will take place at his farm Saturday August 29, 2020 starting at 12:00 noon.
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