Mitchell P. MossApr 11, 2012 Staff
Mitchell P. Moss, 33, of Arapahoe, died Saturday, April 7, 2012, at Riverton Memorial Hospital.
Traditional American Indian services are at 10 a.m. Thursday, April 12, at Great Plains Hall at Arapahoe with burial following at the Arapaho Catholic Cemetery at St. Stephen's.
A rosary is at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, April 11, at Great Plains Hall followed by a wake at the family home, No. 44 C'Hair Lane on the Wind River Indian Reservation.
Mitchell Patrick Moss was born Jan. 12, 1979, in Riverton the son of Medrick Herman Moss Sr. and Wilma Rose (C'Hair) Moss. He graduated from St. Stephen's High School.
Mr. Moss had lived in Arapahoe and in St. Paul, Minn.
He worked as a laborer in the Northern Arapaho Wood Program and for the Northern Arapaho Tribe and at Walmart.
He was of the Catholic faith.
His family said Mr. Moss enjoyed being with his daughter, father and companion, Eileen, his brothers and friends. They said he also enjoyed playing video games and watching movies.
Survivors include his companion, Eileen Black; a son, Blasť James Moss; a daughter, Cetara Rose Moss; nieces Brandi Moss and Cierra White; a grandson, Kaiden; nephews Dylan Moss, Joshua Moss, Jaymes Moss, John Montoya and Brandon White Wolf; his father Medrick Moss Sr.; brothers Medrick Moss Jr., Byson White Wolf and Ronnie White; a sister, Johnna Moss; aunts and uncles Rochell C'Hair, Vera C'Hair, Sadie and Duane Bell Sr., Emma and Nelson Moss, Susanna and Jerome Oldman, Rosella Moss, Ursula and Robert Aragon, Maxine Moss, Anita Carrier, Gloria Wheeler, Frances Ann Moss Heidenberger, Julie Quiver Whiteman, Joyce Duran, Jude, Gary and John Jr. C'Hair, Mitchell and Vicki C'Hair, Leonard and Alice Moss, Donald and Linda Moss, Duane Friday, Claude Duran Sr., Alonzo Moss Sr., Pat Moss, William "Porky" C'Hair and Raymond Charles C'Hair.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John C'Hair, Amelia C'Hair, Herman Joseph Moss Sr., Rosie B. Moss, Eileen Moss; son Bradley Nathaniel Moss; companion Oliva Black; his mother, Wilma Rose (C'Hair) Moss; brothers Neil Blass C'Hair, Mitchell J. C'Hair Jr.; uncles Kendall J. Moss Sr., Pfc. Weldon D. Moss, Paul M. Moss, Norman Moss, Raphael "Sugar Ray" Moss, Herman "Joe Joe" Moss Jr., Richard Moss, Charles Moss and Harold Moss; cousins David Moss Sr., Weldon H. Moss, Wendall G. Moss, Curtis Wheeler, Rodney Jorgenson, Mary J. Blackbird, L.Cpl. Amanda Carrier; aunts Alberta Duran, Mary C'Hair Duran and Julie Moss Brown; grandfather Joseph C'Hair; brother Dakota Duran; and Jerry Moss, Dean Moss, Lucy Moss-Addison, Lyle Black Jr., Trina Dullknife, Cindi Bell, Vicky Moss Friday, Delores Moss, Kathleen Moss, Tekawitha Moss SunRhodes, Eileen Moss C'Bearing, Michelle Moss, Johanna Moss and Deanna Moss.
Services are under the direction of the Davis Funeral Home (www.thedavisfuneralhome.com) of Riverton.