Edgar D. Moore 1936-2021
LEAVITTSBURG — Edgar D. Moore, 84, passed away peacefully into eternal rest on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2021, at St. Elizabeth Youngstown Hospital.
He was born on June 20, 1936, in Smithfield, W.Va., the son of the late Claude Moore and Bertha (Floyd) Moore. Edgar married the love of his life, Jennie O. Thorne Moore on Sept. 7, 1966, and they enjoyed 54 years of marriage. They lived in Leavittsburg for the last 50 years.
Edgar worked as a steelworker at Copperweld Steel for 43 years retiring in 1998. He loved working on watches, coin collecting, and going to auctions.
He is survived by his wife, Jennie O. Moore of Leavittsburg, one son, Ronald (Wendy) Moore of Champion; two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Edgar is preceded in death by his parents.
Calling hours will be from noon to 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 22, 2021, at the James Funeral Home in Newton Falls. There will be another set of calling hours noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2021, at Master’s Funeral Home in Mannington, W.Va. Funeral services will immediately follow at 2 p.m. Edgar will be laid to rest in Huey Thorne Family Cemetery in Mannington, W.Va.
The family asks that all contributions are in the form of donations to the Alzheimer’s Association, 70 West Streetsboro Street, Suite 201 Hudson, OH 44236, the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22718 Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718, or Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301 Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the James Funeral Home, 8 East Broad St., Newton Falls, OH 44444, 330-872-5440.
Family and friends may view Edgar’s obituary online or to send condolences at www.jamesfuneralho meinc.com.