Marlin R. Moore
Marlin R. Moore, 93, of Sunbury, went to be with his Lord and Saviour on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020, at Nottingham Village, Northmberland.

He was born in Sunbury on Oct. 22, 1926, a son of the late Russell and Viola Moore. He was preceded in death by his first wife, the former Ethel Clark and later married the former Shirley Hesser who survives.

Marlin graduate from Sunbury High School and served in the Navy during World War II, stationed aboard the USS Hamilton. He received a letter from the Secretary of the Navy stating that he had served in the greatest Navy in the world and deserves to be proud as long as he lives. No other Navy has done so much.

He was employed by Westinghouse in Sunbury and later for 40 years for American Home Foods in Milton. During those years he also took courses from the American Trade School.

He was a gifted man who loved woodworking. He belonged to the Susquehanna Wood Carvers Association and did carvings of fish and birds. He also enjoyed hunting and fishing.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by three children, Sharon Carter, of Shamokin Dam, Scott Moore and his wife Melanie, of Northumberland, and Gina Endy and her husband Scott, of Winfield; seven grandchildren, Brian, Nick, Josh and Fallon Carter, Misty Volinski and Preston and Peyton Endy; six great-grandchildren, Anthony, Haden, Parker, Sloan, Chase and Madison; and one sister, Belva Bilger.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Gary.

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather and will be greatly missed. The family thanks Nottingham Village for the care given to him.

A viewing will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 15, at the Jerre Wirt Blank Funeral Home, 395 State St., Sunbury, followed by the funeral service at 11 a.m.

Interment will be in the Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington.
Published on January 11, 2020


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Doris and Stan Volinski
Jan 14, 2020
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