Long Time Public Servant Dies
Bruce B. Mosa Sr., 72, of Sherrard, WV passed away at home on December 19, 2021.
Bruce was born December 19, 1949 in Wheeling, WV. A son of the late William Sr. and Betty Irene Castillon.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son Bruce Beeb (Beeber) Mosa Jr. in 1994.
He is survived by his loving wife of 40 years, Debbie, daughter Stephanie (Joe) Morris of Moundsville, WV, and the light of his life, his granddaughter Sophia Grace Morris, his buddy Sammie. Four brothers: William Jr of Wheeling, WV, Bobbie of Cleveland, OH, Blair of Sherrard, WV, and Bradley of Big Wheeling Creek, many nieces, and nephews also survive.
Bruce spent his career in public service beginning as a Marshall Co Deputy Sheriff in 1972. He served as a Deputy Assessor, Captain in the Glen Dale Police Department. He worked for Marshall County Schools for 28 years as a bus operator for 12 years and Director of Transportation for 16 years, retiring in 2005. While Director, he chaired both the WV School Bus Safety Reader & the Southeast Region Safety Founder.
Bruce was selected Transportation Director of the Year for the State of WV in 1996. He was a longtime member of the Marshall Deputy Sheriff Civil Service Commission and a member of the Moundville Masonic Lodge. Bruce in 2007 was appointed by Marshall County Sheriff John Gruzinskas as a Civilian Bailiff to Serve the Courts of Honorable Mark A. Karl civic judge and Robert Hicks family court until present.
Bruce had a great passion for life. Always ready with a good joke and loved his family and friends.
A memorial service will be held on January 8, 2022 at a place and time yet to be determined by the family.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Sophia Morris Scholarship Fund at TMCFunding.com
Online condolences may be made at AltmeyerFuneralHomes.com