Dr. Harlan Boyd Moss
90, of Indianapolis, died Sunday, February 26, 2012 in Indianapolis, IN. He was born August 4, 1921 in Terre Haute, IN as the son of Herschel L. and Bessie O. Nicoson Moss.
He graduated from Indiana University and then from the IU School of Medicine. He served in the U.S. Army as a physician from 1945-46. He began practicing family medicine in Indianapolis and later became a Board Certified Surgeon and practiced surgery in Indianapolis from 1961 until 1994. He married Ruth E. Herr August 14, 1949. He was a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons (FACS) and Phi Rho Sigma medical fraternity. In his free time he enjoyed gardening and his orchard in Ashboro, IN.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Hershel C. Moss, MD and Bobby Lee Moss, MD; sister, Eloise Schmidt; and son, Patrick M. Moss. He is survived by his wife, Ruth E. Moss and daughter, Lois Lynn Moss, MD.
Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to Noon on Wednesday, February 29th in Moore Funeral Home in Brazil, IN. Burial will follow in Ashboro Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Boys Town, 200 Flanagan Blvd. PO Box 6000, Boys Town NE 68010. Visit http://www.moorefuneralhomes.com to send condolences to the family.