March 9, 2009
Saturday, March 14, 2009 10:00 a.m. Skillman McDonald & Vernon Funeral Home
Friday, March 13, 2009 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home
Donald W. Moore 69, a lifelong resident of Mechanicsburg, passed Monday, March 9, 2009 in Mercy Memorial Hospital.
He was born March 25, 1939 the son of the late Ollie E. & Lucy (Tingley) Moore.
Don was a 1958 graduate of Mechanicsburg High School. He served his country in the United States Air Force. In 1964 he received his license’s from Ohio State Barber College. For over 40 years, he was the owner and operator of Don’s Barber Shop.
Don was a member of the Mechanicsburg United Methodist church, a member and Past Master of the Mechanicsburg Masonic Lodge #113 F. & A.M. and a member of the Mechanicsburg American Legion Post # 238 .
Don loved working in his rose garden, watching sports and sharing the history of Mechanicsburg. He had a kind soul, he enjoyed teasing and a good joke; he liked everybody and never knew a stranger.
Don is survived by his wife, whom he married in 1964, Doris Ann (Music) Moore, his sisters, Shirley Goldsmith of CA & Carol (Marshall) Green of Urbana; as well as numerous nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
He is preceded in death by his parents and an infant sister, Nancy.
A gathering of family & friends will be held from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. on Friday, March13, 2009 in the SKILLMAN, MCDONALD & VERNON Funeral Home Mechanicsburg. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 14, 2009 in the funeral home with the Rev. Dr. Harley Roston officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery Mechanicsburg. Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association, Ohio Valley Association, PO Box 163549, Columbus, Ohio 43216-3549. Condolences may be expressed for the family at www.vernonfh.com