Don William Mosier Sr.

February 12, 1936 ‒ June 27, 2009

Okeechobee, Florida and formerly of Marion, Ohio

Don William Mosier Sr., 73, of Okeechobee, Florida and formerly of Marion died Saturday June 27, 2009 at the Raulerson Hospital in Okeechobee.

He was born in Mount Gilead, Ohio on February 12, 1936 the son of the late William Andrew and Mary Evelyn (Ward) Mosier.

Don was a graduate of Edison High School in Edison High School, the class of 1955.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and also served 2 years in the Reserve.

On September 25, 1958 Don married his loving wife Elizabeth Ann “Boots” Woods. She survives in Okeechobee, Florida.

Don worked in Law enforcement as a correctional officer for 27 years, 5 years at Marion Correctional in Marion, Ohio and 22 Years for Florida State Corrections. He retired as a Captain.

Whether he was hunting, fishing, or playing golf Don enjoyed spending time outdoors.

In addition to his wife he will be missed by his 2 sons Don Jr. “Skip” and his wife Joanna of Miami, Florida and James Andrew of Port St. Lucie; 5 grandchildren, Danielle Cheyenne Mosier, Scott Andrew Mosier, Tyler James Mosier, Joshua John Rodriguez, and Maryssa Rodriguez; a sister Joann Kelly of Edison; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son Scott Brody Mosier and his sister Betty Postlewaite.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday July 4th 2009 at the Snyder Funeral Homes, 76 South Main Street, Mount Gilead at 1:00 p.m. with Willard Delaney officiating. Burial will follow in Worden Cemetery in Denmark Township. Friends may call from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service.

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