Gordon Ray Mosier

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Gordon Ray Mosier

May 17, 1936 - August 06, 2018

Gordon Ray Mosier, 82, of Terre Haute passed away Aug. 6, 2018, in Union Hospital. He was born May 17, 1936, in Chicago to Edgar P. Mosier and Gertrude M. Shepard Mosier.
He started his career as a machinist at Chicago Northwest Railroad in 1960 and retired as a regional mechanical engineer supervisor from CSX Railroad Corp. in 1996, after 36 years. He also worked for the Hulman Center as an usher for 18 years and drove cars for Mace Ford.
His hobbies included fishing and bowling; he was an avid Ohio State Buckeyes football fan, coached Little League Baseball in Washington, Ind., and was also an automotive enthusiast.
Gordon was a 32nd Degree Mason and member of Charity Lodge 30 Free & Accepted Masons, Washington, Scottish Rite Valley of Terre Haute, and a lifetime member of Shriners International. He also served as the president of the Lake Association of Lakewood for 30 years
Gordon graduated from Proviso East High School in Chicago. He also attended Detroit Diesel School where he graduated first in his class.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Perry Mosier, Edgar Lee Mosier and Gene Robert Mosier; and a grandson, Cale Roberts.
He is survived by his wife, Venita Jane (Gress) Mosier, whom he married May 3, 1958; children, John Mosier (Melanie), Mark Mosier, Beth Roberts (Jeff), Kelli LeMaster (Brian); grandchildren, Josh Mosier, Joel Mosier (Bethany), Anthony Mosier (Yessenia), Zachary Mosier and Chelsea Roberts; great-grandchildren, Julian Mosier, Kristopher Mosier, Kara Mosier, Alexis Mosier and Noah Mosier.
Visitation will be Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Roselawn Funeral Home. Services to follow at 2 p.m., with the Rev. Mark Grayless officiating. Gordon will be laid to rest in Roselawn Memorial Park. Condolences and fond memories may be shared at:
www.roselawnfuneralhome.net
Published on August 7, 2018
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Toni Belaschky
Aug 10, 2018
Jim and I are sending our condolences for your loss of Gordon. When Beth and I worked together Gordon would stop in and bring happiness with him. The times I’m seen him he alway had a smile on his face. God bless and prayers to his family.
Gary Fears
Aug 10, 2018
Gordon did an excellent job as President of our lake board. I always enjoyed talking with him about all the fish he caught on any given day. He will be missed by many. Rest In Peace my friend!
Brad and Susan Spice
Aug 09, 2018
Jane and Family,
We were saddened to learn of Gordon's passing. We know he will be greatly missed. We certainly have fond memories of Gordon from the years of living next to you guys. He was always so friendly and willing to help us and our children. Moving away from such good neighbors was one of the hardest parts about leaving Terre Haute. We love you guys.
Love, Brad and Susan
Linda Forbes
Aug 08, 2018
My prayers are with you Jane and your family. I will miss him. He was a nice guy.
Bruce & Joni Adams
Aug 08, 2018
Our thoughts & prayers are with your entire family during this heartbreaking time. Gordy will be forever remembered. RIP