Maynard S. Moore, 97, of LisbonPosted: Updated:
Funeral services for Maynard S. Moore, age 97 of Lisbon will be held at 1:00pm on Wednesday March 6, 2019 at the Fox & Murray Funeral Home with Rev. Walter Smith officiating. Entombment will follow at Foxwood Memorial Park.
Calling hours will be held also on Wednesday from 11:00am to 1:00pm at the funeral home. Mr. Moore passed away at the home of his caretakers Connie & Robert Scott on Sunday morning March 3, 2019.
Surviving are nieces and nephews; Winona & Jack Baloga of Hazel Township PA, John Moore of Spanaway WA, Winona Wickman of Spanaway WA; Michele Moore of Lisbon; special friends and care givers Connie & Robert Scott of Lisbon; great nieces & nephews Bonnie & Paul Altieri of Skillman NJ, Wendy Baloga-Truschel of Mountain Top PA, Barry & Katie Baloga of New Windsor NY; great-great nieces & nephews Dylan Truschel, Steven Altieri, Daniel Altieri, Michael Baloga, Karrillyn Baloga & Jack Baloga.
He was predeceased by his wife Flora Elizabeth “Betty” Moore; longtime companion Margaret Noble; two sisters Alah Grenier, Mildred Haynes; a brother Myrton Moore Jr.; a nephew Michael Moore, and a nephew Mert Merlyn Haynes.
Maynard was born on October 8, 1921 in Lisbon NY, a son of the late Myrton & Maude (Farden) Moore. He graduated from Lisbon High School in 1939 and later entered the US Army from 1942 – 1945. He later married Flora Elizabeth “Betty” Johnson on June 26, 1946. She predeceased him in 1995. He again found love with Margaret Noble and the couple remained together until her death on March 21, 2017.
During his career he was employed with New York State, working at Marcy Psychiatric Center from 1941 – 1942 enlisted in the US Army from 1942 – 1945 and after his honorable discharge, he went to work at Rockland Psychiatric Center from 1945 – 1950. He then relocated to the North Country and worked at Cleveland Container from 1950 – 1956. He later retired as a senior alcoholism councilor from the St. Lawrence Psychiatric Center in Ogdensburg on April 1, 1986 with a total of 35 years of State employment.
Maynard was a former member of the Ogdensburg Am Vets and Moose Lodge and he enjoyed camping, hunting, fishing and gardening. Memorial contributions can be made to the St. Lawrence County SPCA or the Ogdensburg Rescue Squad. Condolences can fond memories can also be shared online at www.foxandmurrayfuneralhome.com.