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Brenda P. (Peterson) Moss

June 10, 1927 ~ August 18, 2020 (age 93)

Obituary

Goodland, KS resident Brenda Patricia Moss, 93, passed away on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at the Prairie Senior Living Complex in Colby.

Brenda was born on June 10, 1927 in Patterson, Louisiana.  She was the daughter of John T. and Bertha M. (Trepagnier) Peterson.  She attended St. Theresa’s Elementary School, Horace Mann Jr. High and Thomas Jefferson High Schools in San Antonio, TX.

On August 5, 1945, she and Lt. Lewis R. Rueb were married at Randolph Field Chapel in San Antonio, TX.  To this union, four children were born; Cynthia, Richard, Jackie and Alan.  They divorced in 1964.

Brenda was a past president of VFW Auxiliary Post 1528; Legion Auxiliary, P.T. A. and Catholic Altar Society of St. Francis, KS.  She was also active in Cub Scouts.

Brenda worked in Colby and St. Francis hospitals as a CNA, and also worked in Retail selling turquoise jewelry in Colorado and New Mexico.

On July 6, 1974, she and John Moss were married.  They divorced in 1989.

Preceding her in death were her parents, an infant sister, a sister Patricia B. Despres, two sons Alan Keith Rueb and Richard Thomas Rueb, and a step-sister Sara Radicke.

She is survived by her two daughters, Cynthia Schulte and husband Richard Beck of Topeka, KS, and Jackie and husband Bill Finley of Goodland, KS; six grandchildren and twelve great grandchildren.

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Services

Visitation
Friday
August 21, 2020

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Koons-Russell Funeral Home
211 N. Main Ave.
Goodland, Kansas 67735

Rosary Service
Friday
August 21, 2020

7:00 PM
Koons-Russell Funeral Home
211 N. Main Ave.
Goodland, Kansas 67735

Mass of Christian Burial
Saturday
August 22, 2020

10:30 AM
Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church
307 W. 13th
Goodland, Kansas 67735

Interment

St. Francis Cemetery

Donations

Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church
Memorials may be left at the service or mailed to Koons-Russell Funeral Home, 211 N. Main Ave., Goodland KS 67735

NWKS Hospice Services
and may be mailed to Koons-Russell Funeral Home, 211 N. Main Ave., Goodland KS 67735

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