Mildred Jean Moore

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Mildred Jean Moore

December 10, 1928 - June 01, 2018

Mildred Jean Moore, 89 of West Pittsburg, Pa., passed away on June 1, 2018, at the UPMC Jameson in New Castle. Mildred was born in Mount Jackson, on Dec. 10, 1928, daughter of Lewis Adron and Ann Catherine Hoffman Kerr. Mildred graduated high school and had taken some college courses. She married Howard S. Moore Sr. on March 12, 1949, he passed away in 1983. Mildred had made her home with her sister-in-law Norma Wargo in West Pittsburg.
Mildred, to say the least, was a very active individual, not only did she care for her family with her skills as a seamstress and caterer, but she was also very community minded. She was the founder and director of the East Side Croton Community Center which eventually became Head Start. She initiated the first Inner City 4-H club; she was a den mother for scouting and sponsored a local girls softball team. She was an intricate player in the Mount Jackson bicentennial celebration. She was a member of Challenges and the Club "9" Channel Hoppers CB group and enjoyed bowling and had won several tournaments.
Mildred leaves her legacy to her children, Mr. Howard S. Moore (MaryAnn), Mr. Ronald D. Moore (Beth Ann) and Mr. Thomas E. Moore (Carla); and her six grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren
Mildred was preceded in death by her parents; husband Howard; sisters, Jane K. McKee, and Dorothy H. Laughlin; brothers, Lewis and Charles.
Family will receive well-wishers at the Terry A. Cunningham Funeral Home at 203 Oak St. in Bessemer, on Tuesday, June 5 from the hours of 4 to 7 p.m. A service honoring Mildred will follow at 7 p.m. with Pat Daugherty officiating. Mildred will be laid to rest in the Graceland Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations to your favorite charity in Mildred Moore's Memory.
Published on June 3, 2018
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7 posts

Rhonda Welker Abner
Aug 09, 2018
So very sorry for the loss of your Mother, Mother-in-Law, Aunt and Grandmother.
Bev (Kirschner) Brunswick-Glick
Jun 12, 2018
Howie,and family,
Sorry for ur loss. I have alot of memories of ur mom,being Glenn's Aunt,being at head start when my daughter went there,she was always concerned bout the kids,she put her LOVE into everything she did.When I'd see her she was always polite,caring & loving.I have very great memories of her.
She's now in Heaven with her parents,brothers,&sister; and My dister (Gail) and Glenny and My newphew that I didn't get to watch grow up.
Take Care
God Bless You all
Shirley Baird
Jun 05, 2018
Sorry for your loss I pray for her and you and your family may God bless you all with peace and many great memories.
Jodi Stuble
Jun 05, 2018
So sorry for your loss. Millie was such a wonderful person and will be missed by many. Our sincere sympathy.
JoAnn Falanga
Jun 04, 2018
Milly was one of a kind; a strong, talented woman with a good sense of humor. Milly would help you and all you had to do was ask her. God bless you Milly, you will be missed!
Russell. Biff. Leichtenberger
Jun 04, 2018
Sorry for your loss. Millie was like a member of my family for as long as I remember.
Suzetta Trott-Feeley
Jun 04, 2018
Millie will always have a special place in my heart!
I was one of her 1st headstarters I also attended the east side center.
When I had my children and they attended headstart millie was there and I volunteered daily she had alot of community pride and Loved her job.
She loved seeing the children everyday
She will forever be missed by me and my family.
RIP Millie
See you again in heaven.💔