A Mass of Christian Burial for Robert Mathew Goss Jr., 63, Clinton resident, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Clinton, officiated by Father Thomas Pudota.
Goss died Saturday, March 15, 2014, in the Integris Clinton Regional Hospital Emergency Room. He was born May 23, 1950 in Newbury Port, Mass., the son of Robert M. Goss Sr. and Mary A. (Singleton) Goss.
Goss was raised in Newbury Port, Mass. and graduated from high school in 1969. He soon moved to Oklahoma and settled in Clinton in 1973.
He was married to Susan Colleen Myers in 1978 in Clinton and had been employed for more than 30 years with the Kiesau Funeral Home, working as a funeral director’s assistant.
He retired due to failing health and had been a resident of the Grace Living Center for the past year.
Preceding him in death were his parents; and two brothers, Ralph Gibbons and Richard Gibbons.
He was a member of the St. Mary’s Catholic Church.
Survivors include two sons, John Postlewait and his wife, Kendra, and Joel Rolls, all of Clinton; a brother, Ronald George Goss, Newbury Port, Mass.; a sister in law, Pat Gibbons, of Oklahoma City; two nephews, John Gibbons and Ralph Gibbons and his wife, Alisa, all of Oklahoma City; a niece, Kim Townsley and her husband, Frank, of Blanchard; a close friend and caregiver, Mrs. Tony (Henriette) Maile, of Clinton; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and numerous other nieces and nephews.
Burial will conclude in the Clinton Cemetery, under the direction of Kiesau-Lee Funeral Home in Clinton.