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Dr. Robert Mossman Passes Away

Robert "Bob" Garrett Mossman, M.D., 82, of Versailles, KY, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 10 with his wife Susan at his side.

Bob was born on April 21, 1930 in Ft. Wayne, Indiana, the beloved son of the late William S. and Edith Garrett Mossman. He grew up in Fort Wayne where he graduated from Southside High School. Dr. Mossman completed his undergraduate degree at Yale University and went on to attend Medical School at Harvard University. He served as a Captain in the U.S. Air Force. With his degree, Dr. Mossman practiced in the Anesthesiology field and retired as an Obstetric Anesthesiologist for Central Baptist Hospital.

Bob's love of horses was evidenced in his lifelong commitment to breeding and showing the American Saddlebred. He was an avid sports fan, artist and reader. Bob was a member of South Elkhorn Christian Church. Survivors include his wife of 23 years, Susan Mossman; his children, Andrew (Natalie) Mossman, Bexley, Ohio, Drew Hardesty, Salt Lake City, Utah, Cynthia (James) Sharkey, Atlanta, Georgia and Aimee (Thomas) Monarch, Lexington, Kentucky; two sisters, Elizabeth Carder, Narberth, Pennsylvania and Lois Curtis, Bainbridge Island, Washington; six grandchildren, Samantha Mossman, Jackson Mossman, Evelyn Sharkey, William Sharkey, Catherine Monarch and Wytie Hardesty. 

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