She was born April 27, 1958 in Vista, Calif. to Captain John Clinton Moss Sr. and Elizabeth “Liz” Sczepanik Moss. She was an accountant having worked for Prestige Homes and a law firm. Her and Rafael Bernal were married on June 17, 2002.
Survivors include her husband Rafael Bernal of Falls City; mother, Elizabeth “Liz” Moss of Falls City; son Franklin(Michelle)Schmidt III of San Antonio; aunt Gracie Smith; sisters, Debrah Ann (Alan Sr.) Sekula of Falls City, Rebecca (Trevor) Williams of Pittsburgh, CA, and Kathleen Moss of Houston; brother John (Jennifer) Moss of San Antonio; grandchildren Aleanna, Sadie, Bella and Bryce Schmidt; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
She is preceded in death by her father; and grandparents Otillie and Emerick Sczepanik.
Visitation began at 5 p.m., Tuesday, May 28 at the Holy Trinity Catholic Church in Falls City with a rosary recited at 7:30 p.m. that evening.
The funeral Mass was celebrated at 10:30 a.m., Wednesday May 29 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church.
Interment followed in the Falls City Cemetery.
Serving as pallbearers were Alan Sekula Jr., Alan Sekula Sr., Michael Sekula, Brian Dziuk, Fabian Wiatrek, Hudson Moss, Ronnie Forister, Roger Payne, and Rene Gutierrez. Funeral services were entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home, Inc. of Karnes City where the on-line guestbook may be signed at rhodesfuneralhomeinc.com.