Thomas "Tom" Lee Moss, 67, of Ronan, Mont., passed away peacefully March 25, 2012 at Kalispel Regional Medical Center. He is survived by his loving wife, Connie B. Moss, step-daughter Jennifer Gardner, Â three daughters from his previous marriage to Julie A. (Hernandez) Moss: Susie Lee Moss of Gibson, Stephanie Ann Moss of Gibson and Debbie Renee Langston (Dave) of Pocatello and step-son Larry Wadsworth (Sonya) of Fort Hall; two sisters, Gloria Whitworth of Polson, Mont. and Marilyn Woods (John) of Blackfoot; 9 grandchildren; andÂ 5 great-grandchildren. Tom was preceeded in death by sister Maxine (Mickie) Moss; brothers John Moss (Phyllis), Frank Moss, George Moss, and Jim Moss (Jeanie). .
A member of the CS&KT, Tom was born on Nov. 4, 1944 in St. Ignatius, Mont., to Henry and Elsie (Truchot) Moss.Â
He spent most of his early life in Blackfoot and loved playing baseball and was selected to try out for one of the major league baseball affiliations.Â He loved fishing, hunting, camping, bowling, and golfing.Â He enjoyed spending time with family and many friends.Â
He joined the Union Iron Workers as an apprentice for three years, and then later changed his career to the plumber/pipefitter union.
Tom was very well-known for his welding skills and deeply loved to work with his hands. He will be greatly missed by all his family including many nieces and nephews, and by friends who he had met through his life journey.
Please join the family for the viewing at the Foster Funeral Home, in St. Ignatius, Mont. on Wednesday, March 28.Â Viewing times are from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.Â The funeral service will take place at 10 a.m. on Thursday, March 29 at the Spirit of God Assembly Church in Ronan, Mont..Â A fellowship will precede the interment service which will be at the Snyelmn Sntntmne in St. Ignatius, Mont.