Richard E. “Dick” Moore, age 84, of McDonald, passed on Sunday, February 20, 2022.
He was born on January 17, 1938, in McDonald; a son of Elmer and Doris Poskin Moore.
Richard was a graduate of McDonald High School, and then he joined United States Navy.
He was employed for 27years by J&L Steel in Aliquippa as a Millwright, where he received an award for designing a maintenance function on a machine. He retired in 1985, and then went to C.C.A.C, where he received his welding certification.
On March 24, 1961, he married, Martha Margaret McMillian, who passed on January 7, 2015.
Rich was a member of McDonald American Legion, the U.S.W.A. local 1211, and a former member of the Iris and Day Lily society. He was an exceptional gardener, painter, and woodcrafter. Rich enjoyed riding his bike on the Montour trail, hunting, fishing, spending time outdoors.
Surviving are four children, Debbie (James) Secreet of McDonald, Richard D. (Julie) Moore of Moon Twp. Shane E. Moore of Waynesburg, and Peggy (John) McFalls of Canonsburg; a brother Donald L. Moore of Sturgeon and a sister, Candice Vignone of Bridgeville.
He enjoyed spending time with 10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Family will receive friends on Thursday, February 24, 2022 from 2-8PM at Nation Funeral Home Inc. 220 E. Lincoln Ave. McDonald, PA. 15057. A Committal service will take place Friday, February 25, 2022 at Robinson Run Cemetery’s Chapel at 11:00AM. Everyone is asked to meet at the cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to a charity of one’s choice.
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