Michael A. Mosser, 54, of Norwalk died Aug. 3, 2010, in Stein Hospice in Sandusky.
Born July 30, 1956, in Ashland, Ohio, he was the son of Eugene and Marilyn Jean (Case) Mosser. He was a 1975 graduate of Crestview High School and attended Pioneer Joint Vocational School. Michael was employed at Gebhart's Family Grooming Center as a barber for 27 years and formerly taught Health and Physical Education at Hillsdale High School. He was a member of the Ohio National Guard, Ohio Barbers Association, attended Greenwich United Methodist Church and was a former member of Savannah United Methodist Church. Michael enjoyed landscaping and mowing his yard, interior design, carpentry and selling real estate, but his greatest joy was being with his family and friends.
Surviving are his wife, Kathy (Deering) Mosser of Norwalk; daughter, Kara Joy Mosser at home; his father, Eugene Mosser of Ashland; sister, Vicki Farnwalt and her fiancé, Donald Remley Sr. of Shelby; mother-in-law, Joan Deering of Norwalk; niece, Tracy Farnwalt of Columbus; nephews, Ryan Farnwalt of Shelby and Randy Farnwalt of North Carolina; stepfather, Paul A. Lifer of Ashland; and stepbrother, Allen (Adele) Lifer of Ashland.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Marilyn Jean (Case) Mosser-Lifer; father-in-law, George Deering; maternal grandfather, Albert Case; maternal grandmother, Qwendolyn Case-Cowan; paternal grandparents, Kyle and Evelyn Mosser; and brother-in-law, Gary Farnwalt.
Friends may call 4-8 p.m. Friday in Ashland Home of Wappner Funeral Directors, 308 Claremont Ave., Ashland. Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in Greenwich United Methodist Church, conducted by the Rev. James Gaston. Burial will follow in Greenwich Greenlawn Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky, OH 44870 or Cancer Services, 505 E. Perkins Ave., Sandusky, OH 44870.
Guest registry is available at wappner.com.