George Curtis Mossman ’48

George Curtis Mossman ’48 died on December 2, 2004, in Leominster, Massachusetts.

Born on December 5, 1926, in Gardner, MA, he prepared for college at Gardner High School and became a member of Theta Delta Chi Fraternity at Bowdoin, which he attended in 1944-45 before serving in the U.S. Army as a paratrooper and a medic from March of 1945 to the end of November in 1946. He graduated from the College in 1950 as a member of the Class of 1948. After working for Monsanto Chemical Company he joined the former Conant- Ball Company in Gardner, MA, where he became vice president of sales. Later on he worked for Claude Bunyard Design in Westminster, MA, as general manager, a position he held until his retirement. He was a member of the First Congregational Church of Gardner, where he was a trustee, and was also a trustee of Haywood Hospital. He was a member of the Gardner Chowder Club, the Monomonock Sporting Club, and the Rice Meadow Fly-Fishing Club. He was married in 1953 to Martha Drake, who died in October of 1998, and is survived by a son, Christopher C. Mossman of Westminster; a daughter, Drucilla M. Brandeberry of Anchorage, AK; a sister, Mary M. DelPiero of Cornwall, VT; and three grandchildren.