Mitchell “Mitch” DeMoss

Mitchell "Mitch" DeMossMitchell "Mitch" DeMoss, 53, of Rushville died at 2:25 a.m. March 12, 2013, at Snyder's Vaughn-Haven Nursing Home in Rushville.

He was born Jan. 20, 1960, in Rushville.

Surviving are his mother, Linda Brown of Rushville; two daughters, Jennifer (and fiancée Jackie Robinson) DeMoss of Versailles and Gail (and Mark Jr.) Lounsberry of Beardstown; one brother, Mike DeMoss of Rushville; two sisters, Mindy (and Brian) Newell of Rushville and Kristi (and Eric) Laning of Mount Sterling; two grandchildren; and four step-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his stepfathers, Ronald "Lefty" DeMoss and Robert Brown.

He was a 1977 graduate of Rushville High School. He worked as a pipe fitter and millwright in the construction industry. He recently worked at Two Rivers FS in Rushville until his health failed.

Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday at Rushville City Cemetery with Reverend Rob Laning officiating. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Wood Funeral Home in Rushville.

Memorials may be made to Mitch DeMoss Memorial Fund.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 3/13/2013

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