Ronald Maurice “Mose” Hebbert age 90 of passed away on November 2, 2020 at the Box Bute Hospital in Alliance.
Ronald was born March 29, 1930, at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Alliance, Neb. His parents were Albert and Ima Fern (Shepard) Hebbert. Mose was the oldest of five children. He was raised in the Sandhills of Nebraska in the Gordon and Ashby area, and he attended high school at the University of Nebraska School of Agriculture at Curtis, Neb., graduating with the class of 1948. It was here he met the love of his life, Merla Lenore Rex. On September 18, 1949, they were married in Hyannis, Neb. Mose and Merla had five children, all of whom helped on the ranch as they grew up.
Mose is survived by his wife of 71 years, Merla. Daughters Toni Knott of Arthur, Terry Wilson of Hastings, Cheryl (Jim) Sheets of Mullen, Tami (Pat) Taylor of Seneca, and daughter-in-law Mickie Hebbert of Hyannis. Grandchildren Matthew (Lacy) Hebbert, Jake Hebbert, Joshua Hebbert, Sami Knott, Jennie (Dan) Dyer, Jessie Knott, Chelsie Wilson, Randi (Mark) Jensen, Travis (Randus) Sheets, 17 great grandkids and one great-great grandson. He is also survived by his brothers Roger Hebbert, Gary (Charlene) Hebbert, brother-in-law Jerome Clemens.
Mose was preceded in death by son David, son-in-law Mick Knott, infant grandson Michael Knott, granddaughter Tessa Wilson, brother Gene Hebbert, sister Pinky Clemens.
A visitation and life celebration was held on Thursday, November 5, 2020, at the Hebbert Sale Barn in Hyannis, Neb. from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. MT.
Burial will be at a later date at the Hyannis Cemetery. Memorials are suggested to the Hyannis Fire Department or the Hyannis Ambulance. Mullen Funeral Home/Govier Brothers Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements. Words of encouragement and remembrance may be left at www.govierbrothers.com