Richard Jay Moser
Richard Jay Moser
  • December 26, 1946 - October 9, 2017
  • Mississippi

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Richard (Rick) Jay Moser, age 70, died Monday, October 9, 2017, at Memorial Baptist Hospital in Southaven, Mississippi. He was born December 26, 1946, in Highland, IL, and graduated from Highland High School in 1965. He received a BS from the University of Illinois. Following graduation he was selected for officer candidate training in the US Marine Corps and proudly served as a Captain in the 3rd Marine Aircraft Wing as a helicopter pilot. On November 3, 1990, he married Kathleen Grace in Charlotte, North Carolina. At the time of death Rick was actively employed as a Project Manager at the WestRock Company, traveling to locations across the US. He enjoyed spending time with family and friends, barbecuing or playing a good game of cards. He also enjoyed sailing and playing golf whenever he could. Survivors include, his wife, Kathleen Ann (nee Grace) Moser, Southaven, MS; two sons, Lt Charles (Charlie) Moser and Peter Moser ; a daughter, Mary Grace Moser, and he also leaves behind a sister, Sandi Sweeney (Dan) Highland, IL He was preceded in death by his parents Richard E. and Mildred (nee Haller) Moser. Visitation will be held from 1:00 to 3:00 pm on Saturday, October 14th at the Brantley Funeral Home, 6875 Cockrum St. Olive Branch, Ms 38654. The funeral will immediately follow the visitation. Memorial contributions may be made to Shriner's Children's Hospital or Holy Angels in Belmont North Carolina