Vladys Moss passed away July 14, 2005. She was born in 1921, in Vitebsk, Belarus. She attended the Vitebsk Music Conservatory, the Vitebsk Medical Institute, and was fluent in five languages. A longtime resident of Pueblo, Colorado, Vladys owned and operated the 'House of Flowers' on the north side of town from 1971 to 1992. She is predeceased by her husband, Dr. Walter G. Moss in 1983; her parents, Vladislaw and Suzanna Szpakowski; and her five brothers and sisters. Vladys was a creative and talented business woman who was a friend to all her customers and employees. She loved life and always had a kind word and a smile for everyone. She was an optimist. Family always came first for Vladys, and she had much love to give to her children, Victor (Rita) Moss and Mary (Duane) Janssen; her grandchildren, Paul (Rebecca) Moss, Julie Janssen, Katherine (Scott) Stafford and Natalie Janssen; and her great-grandchildren, Olivia Moss, Alexander Moss and Leo Stafford. She is also survived by her good friend, Angelina Kuimoff. We will miss her in our lives. Visitation will be at the funeral home, Saturday and Sunday, from 1 to 5 p.m. Funeral service will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, July 18, 2005, at the Montgomery & Steward Chapel. Interment will follow at Roselawn Cemetery. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com

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  1. Mary,
    I was so sorry to hear about your mother. My thoughts are with you and your family. Corinne called me on Saturday and told me about your mother. I was so sorry to hear. Hope everything else is well in your life.
    My best wishes,
    Barbara Kochevar Fernandez
    A sorority sister

  2. It is always hard to lose a family member, especially a parent/grandparent. My thoughts and prayers will be with you. My sincere sympathies to all of you.
    Peggy Logan (SSgt USAF Reserves) Sather AB, Baghdad, Iraq
    Lead Court Technician, Pueblo Municipal Court

  3. We are so sorry for your loss. We all loved her so much – what a beautiful lady she was. A beautiful lady both inside and outside – genuine, honest, charming and loving. We loved her and will miss her. God Bless!

  4. We are so sorry for your loss. We all loved her so much – what a beautiful lady she was. A beautiful lady both inside and outside – genuine, honest, charming and loving. We loved her and will miss her. God Bless!

  5. I have just learned of your mother’s passing and I am so sorry for all of you. I know in my heart that God has called another angel home and that she has joined our other shining stars. She was one of my favorites and I will always remember her willing spirit. In Love, Ruth Shefcyk

  6. Victor, Rita and family. I am sorry that I did not know sooner about your mother passing. My deepest condolences to all of you. I remember her as a beautiful, smiling, gracious woman. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

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