Samuel Curtis Mooney, age 69, of Sunrise Beach, passed away Monday, December 16, 2019, at Lake Regional Health System in Osage Beach. He was born December 7, 1950, at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri, a son of the late Charles Wesley and Millie Lorene (Layman) Mooney.
On December 20, 1975, at Rock Harbor Resort in Sunrise Beach, he was united in marriage to his surviving wife, Cecelia (Glick) Mooney.
Curt was a 1968 graduate of Jefferson City High School. He served in the Army National Guard. Curt managed Rock Harbor Resort for many years.
He served on the board for the City of Sunrise Beach for several years and was head chairman for eleven years. In past years, he was a Girl Scout Leader, drove a school bus for the Morgan County R-II School District and was a volunteer for the Sunrise Beach Fire Department.
Curt enjoyed traveling with his family. He loved his grandchildren and attending their school activities.
In addition to his wife, Cecelia, he is survived by his children, Alison Wade and husband Jared of Jefferson City, Missouri, Aaron Mooney of Columbia, Missouri, Melissa Owsley and husband Jeremy of Versailles, Missouri and Jessica Mooney and boyfriend Jared Overstreet of Freeburg, Missouri; grandchildren, Courtney McCulloch, Kelsey Wade, Sam Wade, Alex Oppenheim, Austin Owsley, Brendan Owsley, Trenton Owsley, Preston Mullins, Braden Mullins and Wesley Mullins; great-grandchildren, Tori and Paul; sisters, Carla Linhardt and husband Anthony of Jefferson City, Missouri and Judy Eveler and husband Larry of Venice, Florida; brother, Mike Mooney and wife Heidi of Independence, Missouri and many other relatives and friends. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Christy Mooney and a sister, Patsy Jaegers.
Funeral services were held at 4:30 p.m. Friday, December 20th, at the Kidwell-Garber Laurie/Sunrise Beach Chapel with Wayne Sanders and Reverend Danny Owsley officiating.
The family received friends from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m., Friday, at the funeral home. Inurnment will be held at a later date in the Ozark Chapel Cemetery in Laurie. Memorial contributions are suggested to a charity of the donor’s choice. Expressions of sympathy may be left online at www.kidwellgarber.com. Arrangements are under the direction and care of the Kidwell-Garber Laurie/Sunrise Beach Chapel.