Jean M. “Jeannie” (Danz) Moore
October 1, 1933 - March 21, 2022
Jean M. “Jeannie” (Danz) Moore, age 88, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family on Monday, March 21, 2022.
Born in Lancaster, PA on October 1, 1933, she was a daughter of the late Paul C. and Anna (Duschl) Danz. Known as “Jeannie”, she grew up in Lancaster, PA and attended St. Joseph’s Academy. Besides raising six children, Jeannie worked as administrative assistant at the Delaware Commission on Women and at the Bank of New York, retiring in 1995.
Jeannie was a gregarious, big-hearted, woman who was well loved by everyone she touched. She loved her husband, kids and grandkids fiercely; Jeannie was a vocal supporter at her son’s and grandson’s ice hockey and baseball games and was known as “Coach” of the “Wilmites”, her son’s street hockey team. In her later years Jeannie loved to travel and did several trips with her kids to Germany, Australia, Arizona, Alaska and Bolivia. She will be sorely missed by all who knew her.
In addition to her parents, Jeannie was preceded in death by her loving husband, Henry “Chub” Moore, a Korean War Veteran and native of Millersville, PA. She is survived by her 6 beloved children, Dennis, Deborah Winkles, Donna Cooley, Doug, Dean, and Donald; 12 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; sister, Mary Louise Freidly; as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 9 am until 10 am on Saturday, March 26, 2022, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a Celebration of Life will begin at 10 am. Interment will be held privately in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jeannie’s memory to the armed forces of Ukraine by clicking here.