Mary Y. Moore

Mary Yvonne Moore, 88, of Fort Wayne, IN, and having family members in Roanoke, IN, died Sunday, Dec. 29, 2013, at St. Anne Home, in Fort Wayne.

Mrs. Moore was the first formally trained X-ray technologist in Fort Wayne. She was co-owner and co-operator of Shady Haven Resort at Upper Long Lake.

She was born Dec. 8, 1925 in Bellevue, OH, to Elmo and Pauline Gerhardstein Smith. She married Ed Moore, who preceded her in death in 2010.

Survivors include two daughters, Kristine (David) Southard, of Odon, and Kolleen (Bob) Turpin, of Roanoke; two sons, Kevin (Blaise) Moore, of Fort Wayne, and Keith (Amy) Moore, of Weston, FL; 18 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren.

A funeral Mass was held on Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014, at St. Anne Chapel. An additional service will be held at a later date at St. Joseph Cemetery, Roanoke.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Alzheimer's Association or the American Legion.

Klaehn, Fahl & Melton Funeral Home, Fort Wayne, was in charge of arrangements.

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