Edna M. Moss, 85, of Sioux City, died Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at a local care facility.
A celebration of life service will be 4 to 8 p.m. Friday, with a luncheon from 5 to 7 p.m., at Moville Community Center in Moville, Iowa. Arrangements are under the direction of Waterbury Funeral Service of Sergeant Bluff.
Edna Mae Moss was born on March 1, 1932, in Cottonwood, Minn., the daughter of Jack and Lena (Thornley) Wright. As a young girl, her family moved to Moville, where she went to school and graduated from Moville High School.
On Aug. 28, 1949, she married Jimmie "Jim" J. Moss. They made their home in Moville, where they raised their seven children and farmed. Jim passed in July 2005.
She enjoyed gardening, cooking and traveling.
Edna is survived by her seven children, Jack (Peg) Moss of Moville, Jim Moss of Moville, Jane Jamison of San Antonio, Texas, Jerry Moss of Ozark, Mo., Sam (Steve) Thomas of Moville, Jeannie (Ronne) Krueger of Moville., and Jeff (Rhonda) Moss of Anthon, Iowa; 18 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
She preceded by death her husband; parents; one granddaughter; one son-in-law; and one daughter-in-law.