Jason W. Mose, 31

April 18, 2011
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AUG. 28, 1979-APRIL 15, 2011

Jason W. Mose, 31, of Warm Spring Road, Chambersburg, Pa., died Friday afternoon, April 15, 2011, in the emergency room of Chambersburg Hospital, as a result of injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in Greene Township.  

Born Aug. 28, 1979, in Carlisle, Pa., he was a son of Rodney C. and Cindee Mose of Chambersburg, and Debra Mose of Greencastle, Pa.  

Jason was a 1998 graduate of James Buchanan High School, where he lettered in football, baseball and chorus. He was named to the Mid-Penn baseball first team during his junior year. He went on to receive a degree in computer-aided design from ITT Technical Institute. Previously employed by PennTerra Engineering, he was currently pursuing a degree in criminal justice. Jason was an active member of King Street United Brethren Church, where he was a member of the Feed the Faith Sunday school class, the property commission and coached one of the youth basketball teams in the Chambersburg Church League. He also played on the church softball team. Jason had a passion for community outreach, and along with his father conducted an open gym at the church on Monday and Tuesday evenings for community youth and adults. An avid sports fan, he enjoyed baseball, softball, football, basketball, paintball and playing golf with his father and friends.

In addition to his parents, Jason is survived by his former wife, Billie Jo Ditch Mose, and their sons, Jordan Connor Mose and Bryston William Mose; four brothers, Rodney C. Mose Jr. and his children Ashlee and Rodney, all of Chambersburg, Paul R. Mose, his wife Kelli, and their children Hannah, Brandon and Paul, all of Smithsburg, Md., Ryan E. Mose and his daughter Adrianna of Hagerstown, Md., and Robert J. McCollim, his wife Carrie, and their son Lucian, all of Pittsburgh; and a sister, Joann M. Epperson, and her children Hailey, Autumn and Austin, all of Chambersburg. He is also survived by his grandfather, the Rev. Richard E. Mose and wife Janet, of Shippensburg, Pa.; his grandmother Thelma Howell, of Chambersburg; his grandmother Mona Maier, of Lower Burrell, Pa.; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.  

He was preceded in death by his grandmother, Ilene Summers Mose.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, April 22, 2011, at King Street United Brethren Church, with the Rev. Dr. John Beukema officiating. Interment will follow in Norland Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Friday at the church.

Memorial contributions in Jason's memory may be made to the Jason Mose Memorial Fund, c/o King Street United Brethren Church, 162 E. King St., Chambersburg, PA 17201. Donations will be used by the local outreach commission at the church for the Chambersburg community.

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