Meadville Tribune

February 28, 2014

Naomi R. Moore

Meadville Tribune

MEADVILLE — Naomi R. Moore, 91, of Meadville and a resident of Juniper Village since 2012, died there Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014.

She was born Nov. 28, 1922, in Connemaugh, a daughter of Samuel and Ethel McCreary Yeager. She married Vernon R. Moore on May 9, 1943, and he preceded her in death April 23, 1997.

She was a 1941 graduate of Pleasantville Joint High School in Allenbank and a graduate of Hammond Beauty School in Johnstown. She was a homemaker and supported her husband in his career. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church and a former member of Order of Eastern Star and Order of Amaranth.

She is survived by three daughters, Carol Cressler and her husband, Clyde, of Mechanicsburg, Mary Federico and her husband, Phil, of Manahawkin, N.J., and Jan Feleppa and her husband, Vince, of Meadville; a son, Tim Moore of Boise, Idaho; seven grandchildren, Todd Cressler and his wife, Shelly, Crista Stewart and her husband, Eric, Mike Feleppa and his wife, Ali, Matt Feleppa and his wife, Brooke, Kelli Goshorn and her husband, Jamie, Alicia Moore and Robert Moore; and 13 great-grandchildren.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Richard Yeager.

Calling hour will be Saturday from 3 to 4 p.m. at the Robert W. Waid Funeral Home, 581 Chestnut St., Meadville, where the funeral and committal service will follow at 4 p.m. with the Rev. Dr. Brian K. Jensen, pastor of First Presbyterian Church, officiating.

Interment will be in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

The family suggests memorials may be made to the First Presbyterian Church, 890 Liberty St. or Juniper Village, 455 Chestnut St., both of Meadville, Pa. 16335; or Asera Care Hospice, 1600 Peninsula Dr., Erie, Pa. 16505.

The family wishes to express their heartfelt appreciation for the wonderful loving and compassionate care provided by the staff of Juniper Village and Asera Care Hospice.

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