July 9, 1941 - November 7, 2018
Service Date: November 14, 2018
Funeral Home Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs
Cemetery Higginsville Veterans Cemetery
- Visitation: Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 11a-1p, Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs
- Funeral Service: 1p, Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at the funeral home
- Burial: Missouri Veterans Cemetery, Higginsville, MO
John Franklin Moss, 77, of Excelsior Springs, passed away Wednesday, November 7, 2018, in North Kansas City, MO.
Visitation will be Wednesday, November 14, 2018, from 11a-1p at Hidden Valley Funeral Home of Excelsior Springs, followed by the Funeral Service at 1p. Burial will be at the Missouri Veterans Cemetery, in Higginsville, MO, at 3p.
John was born July 9, 1941, in New Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He is the son of the late John W and the late Eva L (Hopkins) Moss. He married Bettilen Joy Hebel on April 23, 1966 at Auburn Heights, Michigan. During their 52 and a half years of marriage, they watched their family grow with two daughters, eight grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.
John enjoyed outdoor activities. He like to hunt, fish, camp and go to the shooting range for target practice. Whenever the grandkids were around, you could often find John taking them for rides on the tractor. He was also the Junior Rifle Hunter Safety Instructor at Multi-Lakes in Michigan.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by his wife: Bettilen Joy (Hebel) Moss, two daughters: Laura (George) Palaian of Michigan and Susan (Kenny) Williams of Missouri; eight grandchildren: Kyle, Rachel, Amy, Stephanie, Brad, Erica, Natalie, and Gabby; four great-grandchildren, and one brother: Arthur Edward Moss.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the family.