Robert H. Moss, III, age 90, of Milford, CT passed away on August 16, 2019. Born in New Haven on April 3, 1929, he was a son of the late Robert H. Moss II and Rosa (Highsmith) Moss. He is survived by his wife Ruth (Lewis) Reed Moss; his daughters April (Moss) Ellis of Milford, Yvonne Moss of Mableton, GA and Robin Reed of Boston; his sons Dawud (Robert IV) Moss of Bridgeport, Eugene Moss of Bridgeport and Tyrone Reed of Boston; and brothers Carlton Moss of Santa Ana, CA and Malcolm Moss of Middletown. Robert is also survived by several grandchildren, great- grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two sisters and two brothers. Robert was a resident of West Haven for many years before moving to Milford in 1966. He was a U.S. Army Veteran and a retired insurance agent, having worked for Metropolitan Life Insurance Company for many years. Prior to that Robert was employed by the former U.S. Motors Co., and also was a volunteer firefighter for the City of Milford. Friends may attend his Graveside Ceremony on Thursday, August 22nd at 12:00 noon at The State of Connecticut Veterans Cemetery, 317 Bow Lane, Middletown, concluded with Military Honors. The family has requested that in lieu of flowers, a contribution in Robert's memory be made to the American Stroke Association, 7272 Greenville Ave., Dallas, TX 75231, www.stroke.org.

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  1. Dear Moss/Reed family,

    I was so very sorry to hear about Bob’s passing. He was a very good friend to my Dad as well as a great neighbor for many years on Lance Lane. My prayers go out to your family.

    Donna Fallanca Kasowitz

  2. My deepest sympathies to the entire Moss family. Mr Moss was not only my family’s insurance agent for years before the passing of my parents. He also worked with my father, grandfather and several of my uncles at US Motors. I remember him as being a kind man with a great sense of humor and a family friend.

  3. Sending your family our deepest and sincere condolences. Hoping that God’s grace will continue to comfort and guide you during this difficult time. Keeping you in oour prayers. Muriel & Paula Curry

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