Oscar L. Moran

Oscar L. Moran

Ozzie passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016 at Life Care Center in Plainwell.

He was born at home in Plainwell on April 1, 1933, the son of Alanzo and Hazel (New) Moran. For 32 years he worked at Mac Sim Bar and retired from Rock Tenn in 1995. Ozzie had also owned and operated 3 bars in Otsego, Hart and Mendon for 15 years. In his spare time he enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening and feeding the birds and squirrels. He was a member of the Otsego Moose Lodge and the club at the Otsego VFW.

Surviving are his partner in life, Barbara Roy; son, Allen Sr. (Nancy) Moran of Otsego; step-children, Dave (Sherry) Meyer of Otsego, Cindi (Rod) Tompkins of Otsego, Lauri (Jerry) Kling of Otsego, Ben Meyer of Parchment and Vikki (Dale) Meyer of Plainwell; 5 grandchildren, Allen Jr., Megan, Joanna, Leah and Misti and his brothers, Calvin, Alanzo, John, Leo, David and Bill.

He was preceded in death by his parents; siblings, Elton, Carol, Margaret and Phyllis; son, Oscar Jr. and step-son, Harm Meyer Jr.

Friends may visit with Ozzie’s family from 3-5 P.M. Sunday, December 4, 2016 at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego where a funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. Monday, December 5, 2016 with Celebrant, Bill Rose officiating.

Burial will follow at Hillside Cemetery, Plainwell.

Contributions in memory of Ozzie may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Messages of condolence may be posted at www.WinkelFuneralHome.com.

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  1. Jan Jameson says:

    Uncle Oz always treated me like one of his own. Good people he was. Rest In Peace,Uncle Ozzie. Love you.

  2. Donna Dutton Thomas says:

    I have so many wonderful memories of time spent with uncle Oscar as a young girl. Spent many a hour shooting the breeze with him after I grew up ,at the bar. A good man, Love you

  3. Kim Jameson, Lewis says:

    Rest In PEACE, Ozzie.. You & Gramps can catch up on All your shananigans…❤️

  4. Kathy Meyer says:

    One of the best bosses I had. Oz always treated everyone as equal to himself. Will miss the good ole days forever Oz. R.I.P.

  5. Thomas moran says:

    R.I.P. Uncle Oscar.

  6. Jack webb says:

    Many fond memories of Uncle Oscar,haven’t seen him in years but talked about him to my kids often.mostly how he always got his limit of fish and than some.best fisherman I ever knew. RIP uncle

  7. Diane Smith says:

    Oh Uncle Ozzie,
    U are certainly a very, heart-felt man, in my opinion….. As we’ll as a man that would give happiness to many before u took time to please yourself. I will miss uncle oz, and want you to know that I carry with me the many memories u gave me with all the stories u shared with me about u and dad, uncle Doug and uncle bill. Love u always…..

  8. Merry Kingsley says:

    R.I.P. Uncle Oscar

  9. Nic Palumbo says:

    I’m sorry to hear of your loss and you will be in my thoughts Lauri.

  10. Jeff & Soni Richards says:

    R.I.P. Ozzie ❤

  11. Ruby Rogers says:

    Dear, Barb and family~
    I am so sorry to hear of ozzies passing, I knew ozzie as he and barb were my neighbors and are still my moms neighbor, he always was a friendly man and would wave at us often and watch over us at the busstop, barb im praying God brings you comfort at this time.

  12. Ann Staley says:

    My love and well wishes in your hard times.Grew up hanging out with Ozzy’s son Al but,knew them all.Good people.RIP God bless you.

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