John Hoss

Wednesday, January 30, 2019

John Hoss, 61, of Le Mars, died unexpectedly, Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, at his home.

John Michael Hoss was born on Feb. 6, 1957, in Le Mars, to Don and Freda (Hochstein) Hoss. He graduated from Gehlen Catholic High School in Le Mars is 1975. During his high school years, he worked with Matt Walker Construction.

After graduation, John made his home in Omaha, Nebraska, where he worked for FedEx. He later took a position with Wells Blue Bunny in Omaha and Le Mars. His last occupation was in the Bakken Oil Fields in North Dakota. Upon his retirement, John returned to Le Mars.

In his spare time, John enjoyed fishing and spending time with his high school friends. He was also an avid Iowa Hawkeye fan.

John is survived by his three daughters: Tiffany (Ted) Manos, Briana (fiancé, Christian Haack) Hoss, and Amber (Ryan) Nightser, all of Omaha, Nebraska; former spouse, Debbie Hoss of Omaha, Nebraska; sisters, Kate Hoss of Omaha, Nebraska, Janet Cleary of Prescott, Wisconsin, and Mary Ellen (Joe) Sabers of Ames; a brother, Jerry (Nancy) Hoss of Akron; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

To abide by John’s wishes, he was cremated and a service will be held at a later date.

The Mauer – Johnson Funeral Home in Le Mars is assisting John’s family with arrangements.

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