Jason Edward Moon, 33, of La Porte, passed away on Thursday, October 15, 2020 at his home.
Jason was born on March 26, 1987 in Elwood, IN, to Jamey Moon and Gayla (Patterson) Hiatt.
On September 8, 2006 in Marion, IN, he married LaShanda, who survives. Also surviving are his children, Rylan, Rylie, Grayson, Gavin and Logan Moon; parents, Gayla (Kenneth) Hiatt of Marion and Jamey Moon of Fairmount; brothers, Ryan Wiggins of Marion and Darin (Jenna) Moon of Noblesville; 4 aunts; 1 uncle; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded by his son, Ryder Michael Moon; grandmothers, Carolyn Patterson and Rheta Elkins; and grandfather, Fred Patterson.
Jason proudly served in the U.S. Army for 14 years, as well as multiple tours overseas with the Indiana National Guard. He was a Sergeant in Aviation for 10 years, having went to flight school in 2016. Jason was promoted to Chief Warrant Officer 2 and honorably flew Blackhawk Uh-60 helicopters with Charlie Company 2-238 GSAB Medevac Unit. During his time outside of the Army, Jason enjoyed woodworking, working on cars, following and discussing politics, and aviation. Most importantly, he enjoyed spending time with his children and family.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 4 p.m. on Thursday, October 22, 2020 at Cutler Funeral Home and Cremation Center, La Porte, with Pastor John Marron officiating. Cremation to follow the service.
A time of visitation will be held from 11 a.m. until the time of the service on Thursday at the funeral home.
Due to the recent Governor's Order, anyone attending the visitation and/or service is required to wear a mask.
Memorial donations may be made to the family c/o LaShanda Moon, 2900 Monroe Street, La Porte, IN 46350 in honor of the Moon children.
Condolences may be shared with the family on www.cutlercares.com.