Hugh Allen Mossell


Hugh Allen Mossell, age 63, passed away suddenly, December 20, 2016 at his home in Petersburg, IL, formerly resided in Westmont. Born January 31, 1953 in Chicago, IL. Beloved husband of Jo Ann nee Schuster; loving father of Grant and Michael Mossell; dear step-father of Kelly (Ricky) Schnell and Ryan Davie; special grandfather of Max Schnell; devoted son of the Marilynn Mossell; dearest brother of Holly Wealer of Hannibal, MO, Heather (Raymond) Rowswell of New Lenox, IL, Hillary Mossell of Hannibal MO, Hope Cathelyn of Braidwood, IL, and Henry Mossell of Frankfort, IL; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews; and his beloved dog Daisy, preceded in death by his father  Henry and his brother Hunt. Hugh was employed at Argonne National laboratories as a precision machinist for 26 years. He was an avid fisherman and loved his Harley, woodworking, boating, stained glass and gardening. Funeral Services Tuesday December 27, 2016, at Noon, at West Suburban Funeral Home & Cremation Services 39 N. Cass Ave., Westmont. Visitation Tuesday from 10 A.M. till Noon. Interment private. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the American Heart Assoc. 208 S. La Salle St., Ste 1500 Chicago, IL 60604 or Menard Animal Protection. Info 630-852-8000 or




  1. Magda

    So very sorry for your loss. My prayers are with you (Hope) and your family. Take comfort in knowing that all those things he loved to do here, he will continue to do.

  2. Kendra Coleman

    To Hope and Family,

    Praying for peace that surpasses all understanding of this world. I pray your memories together gives you strength and sustains you through this unexpected time. We know the day nor the hour, prepare now by showing love daily to those around you.

    God Bless,

    Kendra Coleman

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