Don W. Moss

June 27th, 2015 1:54 am

First Posted: 1/27/2013

Don W. Moss, 45, of Louisville, Ky., passed away Sunday, Jan. 20, 2013, in Hosparus of Louisville.

Born in Wilkes-Barre, March 15, 1967, he was a son of Don and Joan Palmeri Moss. He was a 1985 graduate of Wyoming Area High School, University of Scranton and attended Mount St. Mary College, Maryland.

He was formerly employed by Salk Institute, Swiftwater, USAMRIID, Fort Dietrick, Maryland, Human Genome Sciences, Maryland, Beyond Genomic, Walthman, Mass., Battelle Corporation, Columbus, Ohio, Potencia Pharmaceutical, Louisville, Ky. He was the founding Partner of Kyphia and Senior, Bioanalytical Scientist.

He published numerous research papers and created several patents. His research took him to places such as Peru and London.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Fred and Mildred Moss, and Sebastian and Jean Palmeri.

Besides his parents, Don and Joan Moss, he is survived by sisters, Tracie Moss, West Pittston, Terri Bugelholl and husband, Michael, West Pittston; nieces and nephews, Michael and Desiree Bugelholl, West Pittston, Mark, Lydia and Olivia Bugelholl; great-niece, Kylie Bugelholl.

Blessing service was Friday, Jan. 25, 2013, at the Howell-Lussi Funeral Home, 509 Wyoming Ave., West Pittston. The Rev. James Alco officiated.

Interment was in Memorial Shrine Cemetery, West Wyoming.