Nicholas "Ray" Moss, Jr., age 87, of North Huntingdon, formerly of West Mifflin, died October 8, 2018, at Arrowood at Southwestern of West Mifflin. Born December 22, 1930, in Duquesne, PA, he was the son of the late Nicholas and Ella (Vranesevic) Moss Ferencz and the husband of Donna M. (Medic) Moss.
Nicholas was retired from US Steel Duquesne Works, where he worked as a certified welder. He was a US Army veteran, serving during the Korean War. He was a member of St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church. Nicholas was an outstanding basketball player along with many other sports interests. In addition to his wife, Nicholas is survived by his children, Jeffrey N. Moss of White Oak, Dr. Raymond D.(Dr. Gabriella P.) Moss, of Laytonsville, MD and Kristine M. Moss of Washington, DC, grandchildren, Alexander L. Moss of Arlington, VA, Raymond D. Moss, Jr. of Washington, DC and Sebastian Moss of Yokota AFB Japan, siblings James (Audrey) Ferencz, Richard (Elsie) Ferencz, Eileen (the late Wayne) Grooms and Joanne (Andy) Cerpani; sister-in-law, Dorothy Medic of White Oak; also many nieces and nephews.Family and friends will be received at Jaycox-Jaworski Funeral Home & Crematory on Friday, October 12, 2018, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. A Funeral service will be held on Saturday, 10 a.m., at St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church, the Very Reverend Stevan G. Rocknage will officiate. Committal will follow in McKeesport & Versailles Cemetery Mausoleum. Memorial contributions are suggested to St. Sava Serbian Orthodox Church, 901 Hartman Street, McKeesport, PA 15132. Condolences and memories may be shared at www.jaycox-jaworskifh.com
Originally published October 10, 2018.