September 16, 1928 - May 16, 2015
Woodgate- Eleanor D. Moon, 86, of Bear Creek Road passed away May 16, 2015 at St. Luke’s Hospital.
She was born on September 16, 1928 a daughter of George and Leona Fallon Moon. In September of 1947 Eleanor married Eldridge Griffith Moon. They resided and raised their family in Woodgate . When her children were young Eleanor was an awesome homemaker raising her family close to nature, growing a large garden and taking extended family camping trips and even deer hunting in the fall. Later in life she worked at Sargeant’s Stool Co., Sunset Nursing Home and her favorite job was at Woodgate Library, where she worked from 1979-2009. She was treasurer of White Lake Aid Society and White Lake Cemetery. She also liked to play the piano at Woodgate Chapel and would play the organ at Woodgate School functions.
She is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Keith A. and Jeanne Moon, Fairbanks, AK. And Kevin C. and Mary Ellen Moon, Woodgate; grandson, Jared T. Moon, Woodgate and fiancé Corrine Seeley, Remsen; two great grandsons, Hunter Matthew Lawrence Moon and Caden Alexander Willis; two brothers and sister-in-law, Jim and Donna Moon, Woodgate and George Moon Jr., Naples, NY and a sister and brother-in-law, Beverly and Robert Toulouse, Ca. Eleanor was predeceased by her parents, sister, Kathy in 1977, husband Eldridge in 2000 and two coffee mates, Winnie McNeely and Barbara Scott.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 12:00 p.m. at Mills Funeral Home, 301 Post Street, Boonville. Calling hours will be held from 11a.m. – 12 p.m. prior the service. Burial will be in White Lake Cemetery. Memorial donations can be made to the Woodgate Library.
For an online message of sympathy please go to www.millsfuneralhomes.com