2005-09-07 / Obituaries

Jane Scott Moss

Jane Scott Moss of Cold Spring, died on August 29, 2005. She was 80 years old.

Jane Moss was born on May 4, 1925 in Dalmuir, Glasgow, Scotland to Edgar Athelstan Moss and Florence Mitchum Moss. She came to the United States in the 1940’s and became the Chief Executive Assistant to John Hertz of Hertz Rent A Car and was so employed until her marriage to Frederick Hersh, an attorney in Peekskill, whom she divorced in 1963.

She was a legal secretary in New York City and during her life resided in Miami, Florida, Boulder, Colorado, San Diego, California, Seattle, Washington and Cold Spring, New York.

Moss was a member of The Screen Actors Guild having appeared in numerous motion pictures. She also did voice-overs for commercials and books on tape.

Jane was also a published author and songwriter.

She is survived by her son, Scot Frederick Hersh, of Peekskill, a niece Yvonne Gottleib of Miami, Florida, her great niece Heather Sinic of Juneau, Alaska, and numerous nieces and nephews in Daventry, England.

Moss was pre-deceased by her loving son, Brett Frederick Hersh.

In lieu of flowers the family has requested that donations be made to The Epilepsy Foundation, 4351 Garden City Drive, Landover, Maryland 20785.

Funeral services will be private. However, a memorial service will be held at 74 Townsend Road, Crompond, New York, also known as Dalmuir, on September 24, 2005 at 3 pm.

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