The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA

October 13, 2012

James P. Moose


The Tribune-Democrat

NANTY GLO — MOOSE– James P., 82, Nanty Glo, passed away Oct. 13, 2012, at home. Born April 19, 1930, in East Wheatfield Township, son of the late Percy and Viola (Mack) Moose. Preceded in death by sister, Dolores Grow, and brother, Billy Moose. Survived by his wife of 50 years, the former Hilda Jean Walsh; children, Ricky Moose; Linda (Allen) Russell; and Joyce (Earl) Hockenberry; grandchildren, Rick Lyttle; Jodi (Moose) Hartman; Shaina Moose; Jessica, Kelli, Christi and Jennifer Russell; and Kimberley and Kaitlyn Hockenberry; and 10 great- grandchildren; as well as his sister, Jean Frampton. Attended Nanty Glo First Baptist Church. U.S. Army veteran during the Korean Conflict. Lifetime member of Nanty Glo VFW Post 3489 and member of Ebensburg American Legion Post 363, with 48 years of continuous service. Retired from Central Transportation, where he was a school bus driver. Formerly employed by Haws Refractories, Johnstown, for 20 years, and Old Home Manor Strip Mine for 10 years. Friends will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. Monday at  Askew-Houser Funeral Homes Inc., Nanty Glo, where funeral service will be held at 11 a.m.  Tuesday, Pastor Geno Bartoletti officiating. Interment, Pike Brethren Cemetery. Military rites will be held at  7 p.m. Monday evening at the funeral home by local veterans organizations.


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