Beatrice M. Moore, 87

Beatrice M. Moore, 87, of Oak Orchard, Del., passed away peacefully on Friday, Jan. 30, 2009, in the Beebe Medical Center, Lewes, Del. She was a retired orthopedic shoemaker and a homemaker. She was a lifetime member of the Indian River Ladies Auxiliary.

Moore was preceded in death by her parents, George W. and Ethel (Moore) Niblett; her loving husband, Charles H. Moore; and her four brothers, Francis, George, Rayfield and Charles Niblett. She is survived by her son, Charles H. Moore Jr. and his wife, Susan L.; a sister, Nancy DeGirolano; a half-brother, Danny Cole; and several nieces and nephews.

A funeral service will be held Friday, Feb. 6, 2009, at 2:30 p.m. at the Chapel of Melson Funeral Services, Long Neck Road, Long Neck, Del., where friends may call after 1:30 p.m. Burial will be in Millsboro Cemetery, Millsboro, Del.