Mossman, Kenneth Leslie
Kenneth Leslie Mossman, April 14, 1946 - January 8, 2014, died unexpectedly in Washington DC where he had recently moved to accept an appointment by the President of the United States to serve on the Defence Nuclear Facilities Safety Board. Ken was a Professor of Health Physics at Arizona State University, former Administrative Judge for the Atomic Safety and Licensing Board, former Professor at Georgetown University, former President of the Health Physics Society. Ken was born and raised in Windsor, attended Kennedy Collegiate, Wayne State University and the University of Tennessee where he was awarded a PhD in Radiation Biology. Ken received numerous awards during his distinguished career and authored many academic publications with a new book scheduled to be published in the spring of 2014. Ken is predeceased by his wife Blaire Susan, his parents David and Sarah Mossman and survived by his brothers Sam (Karen) of Windsor, Michael (Linda) Nashville, nephews Matthew (Jes), Sean (Daydra), Jeremy, Elliot (Jessica) and Jeremy, nieces Lindsey, Melissa and Lexi and 6 great nieces and nephews. Graveside services will be held on Sunday, January 12, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Paradise Memorial Gardens, 9300 E. Shea Blvd. in Scottsdale, Arizona. Arrangements by Sinai Mortuary.
Published in The Arizona Republic on Jan. 11, 2014.