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Fritz Moss - November 01, 2013

Merle Frederick “Fritz” Moss died Nov. 1, 2013. He was born Feb. 10, 1938, to Elmer H. and Minnie (Pahde) Moss in rural Burr, Neb. He married Kathleen Feeken in Syracuse, Neb., July 7, 1963. They raised three sons: Jon, Tom and Dan.

His greatest love was his family, his grandchildren, living his faith by serving others, the L.A. Dodgers, his late Jack Russell terrier, Clancy, and golfing as often as he could.

He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Jon; grandson, Tanner; brothers, Harold and Jim; and sisters, Jean Schulte and Karen Snyder.

He is survived by his wife, Kathleen of Lincoln, Neb.; sons, Tom of Bradenton, Fla., and Dan and wife Nicole of Firth, Neb.; daughter-in-law, Kaylene of Phoenix, Ariz.; grandkids, Emily, Alison and Kevin and Hayden and Marlee; brothers, Delmer and wife Eileen of Holyoke and Kenneth and wife Coranne of Wymore, Neb.; sisters, Norma LaFollette of Syracuse, Neb., and Delores Stoner of Mesa, Ariz.; sister-in-law, Marilyn Moss of Syracuse, Neb.; brother-in-law, Ned Snyder of Nebraska City, Neb.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The memorial service was held Nov. 6 at Southwood Lutheran Church in Lincoln.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Good Samaritan Fund at Southwood Lutheran, The American Cancer Society or The American Heart Association.

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Butherus, Maser and Love Funeral Home of Lincoln was in charge of arrangements.