Richard W. Moss

November 10, 1947 - January 25, 2020
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Richard W. Moss, 72, of Shillington, passed away, January 25, 2020 at 5:35 AM in his residence with his loving family by his side. He was the husband of Paula J. (Aiello) Moss. They celebrated their 48th wedding Anniversary on August 28th. Born in Pittsburgh, he was a son of the late Mace C. and Blanche S. (Rumbauskas) Moss. Rich graduated from Wilkinsburg High School, Clarion State Teachers College and received his master’s degree from Millersville University. He used his education by becoming a special education teacher starting with Berks County Intermediate Unit at Daniel Boone & Gov. Mifflin School Districts. He later worked at Penn Star, Phoenixville School District and lastly as a Special Education Advisor for the PA Department of Education, retiring June 7, 2019. He serviced his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Rich was a member of St. John Baptist de LaSalle R. C. Church, Shillington, Shillington Rotary Club where he was a Paul Harris Fellow, and Phi Delta Kappa – Kutztown University Chapter. While working at BCIU, Rich served as President of the Education Association. He coached soccer and had a love of sports – Gov. Mifflin Football, Steelers and the Phillies, where he was a season ticket holder. In addition to his wife Paula, he is survived by his children – Stephanie L. wife of Jason Britton, West Chester, William A. husband of Lauren Moss, Douglassville, his brother – Daniel husband of Darlene Moss, St. Petersburg, FL and his grandchildren – Mace, Luke, Grant and Ava. Relatives and friends are invited to call on Friday, January 31, 2020 from 6-8 PM at Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., One East Lancaster Ave., Shillington and also on Saturday, February 1, 2020 from 9:30-10 AM followed by his Mass of Christian Burial at 10 AM at St. John Baptist de LaSalle R.C. Church, 42 Kerrick Road, Shillington. Inurnment with military honors will follow in Pleasant View Cemetery, Sinking Spring. Please remember Rich by making contributions to the Animal Rescue League, 58 Kennel Road, Birdsboro, PA 19508 or the Humane Society of Berks County, 1801 N. 11th Street, Reading, PA 19604. www.kleefuneralhome.com

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Visitation Information

Date: Friday, January 31, 2020

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Klee Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc.

Address:

One East Lancaster Avenue
Shillington, PA 19607

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Date: Saturday, February 1, 2020

Time: 9:30 am - 10:00 am

St. John Baptist de LaSalle R. C. Church

Address:

Kerrick & Mitti Roads
Shillington, Pennsylvania 19607

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Cemetery Information

Date: Saturday, February 1, 2020

Pleasant View Cemetery

Address:

650 Fritztown Road, Sinking Spring, PE, 19608

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Inurnment with Military Honors


 

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Born: November 10, 1947
Died: January 25, 2020

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Donald Adamsky posted on 4/23/20

Today I learned of Rich’s passing. We lived on the same floor of McKean Hall our freshman year. Many hours were spent with Rich and Chuck Milburn talking sports and music. He was a fine guy and I am sorry we never reconnected.

 

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