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Don Moss

It is with great sadness that I share the news of Don Moss who will be sadly missed. Our beloved husband, father, brother, grandfather and great-grandfather who will be forever remembered in our hearts. Went to be with our Heavenly Father on July 16, 2020, in Chandler, Arizona, from heart failure.

He was 64 years old, having lived the last 18 years in Ormond Beach, Florida.

Don was born on August 16, 1955, in Queens, New York to parents Donald Abroe and Ramona Moss.

Don attended Seabreeze High School in Ormond Beach, Florida. Joined the Army in 1974 where he was a member of the Military Police. In 1990 he became a firefighter in Arvada, Colorado, where he earned the title “Quartermaster” and “Lieutenant” he retired from firefighter in 2002 and moved to Florida. Worked for Dunn Lumber and for Volusia County retired at age of 62.

Don had a passion for the outdoors, fishing, he also liked bird watching, camping, swimming.

Don is survived by wife/friend Myrna, daughters Melissa, Elizabeth, and Jessica, sons Brian (Dani) and Ruben, brothers Danny (Joellen), Doug (Stephanie) sisters Deborah, Denise (Wayde), grandkids Dillon, Shelby, Ashton, Hanna, Stephen, Damien, Essiah, Ezra, Jensie, and like a granddaughter Angelina, great-grandkids Cameron, Carson and Brooklyn.

Memorial service date to be determined at this time. It will be at the National Memorial Cemetery of Arizona

13 Comments

  • Jason walsh Posted July 22, 2020 3:33 PM

    Words can’t describe how big your heart was. everyone who got to know you in this lifetime will agree that you were a true friend. I pains me to say goodbye and I will always keep your memories alive. You were a great man and I salute you as you pass on to heaven.

    • Myrna Posted July 30, 2020 10:10 AM

      Thank you Jason I will always miss him too but he will always be in my heart.

  • Joellen Posted July 23, 2020 3:33 AM

    Bro, I’ll miss you with All of my heart !!! To know you was to Love ya!!! You and I had a Bond like No other!!! We could tell each other anything, we laughed, cried, told each other story that no one else would understand. You were a great brother in law…. But you were a True Friend!!! I’ll miss our kick ass phone calls!!!! But now my Sista is answering for you!!!! Rest easy and know that you’re missed by All!!!

    • Myrna Posted July 30, 2020 10:14 AM

      Thank you Sista! I know our Heavenly Father has him in his arms but he will always be in our hearts and treasure the beautiful memories we created. I miss him so much.

  • Ronald McCroden and Lisa. Posted July 23, 2020 4:03 PM

    Don was 1 of the best friends I ever knew. I guess we should have moved to West Virgina that you and Mrna liked so much. I love you Brother, and may Jesus take care of you! I miss you Man, we were so close. And love you. God speed!

    • Myrna Posted July 30, 2020 10:20 AM

      Ron and Lisa we both love you and consider you good friends. Yes, we both love West Virginia beautiful place. I will always treasure our beautiful memories that we created with the two of you great times!!! Love you both.

  • Ed Vaughan Posted July 25, 2020 6:40 AM

    Proud to have had Don as neighbor, and Serving the AFPD We answered calls at the busiest Station 1, We were a tightknot ” Olde Town Pride” bunch Good Times Don save a spot at the table for me, RIP

    • Myrna Posted July 30, 2020 10:23 AM

      Thank you Ed. He loved and had pride to have worked in Station 1.

  • Rich DeCino Posted July 27, 2020 5:09 PM

    Don, you’ll be great missed my friend, you’re one of a kind always made me laugh, I’ll never forget the good times we had together, love you buddy!

    • Myrna Posted July 30, 2020 10:28 AM

      Thank you Rich. I am grateful that I had the opportunity to meet you and Pat We had a great time! I treasure those beautiful memories!!

  • Joe Faircloth Posted July 29, 2020 10:37 AM

    So sorry to hear about this don was a great guy praying for the family from his Volusia county family

    • Myrna Posted July 30, 2020 10:39 AM

      Thank you Joe. Yes, he was a great guy loved helping out.

  • Joellen Posted August 21, 2020 1:22 PM

    Missing you Bro…… my 1st Hurricane without you!!!! That truly sucks!!! Guess now I will ask you to keep us safe from this storm!!! I MISS YOU MORE THAN I EVER THOUGHT I WOULD!!! Hole in my heart

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