RUSSELS POINT — Janice A. Moore, 77, of Russells Point, passed away
Wednesday evening, Feb. 26, 2014, while at St. Rita’s Medical Center,
Lima. She was born on July 18, 1936, in Waynesfield, to the late Warden
and Hildred (Shaner) Perkey. On Nov. 23, 1954, she marred Charles
“Charlie” Moore, in Indiana, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 13,
Janice Moore was a woman that mere words can not
describe. She has been considered a second mother to many around Indian
Lake, and a friend to most that ever knew her. She lived by a code of
serving her community and leading by example. Owner of the Indian Lake
Rollarena since 1965, when she and Charlie purchased the place they both
worked since shortly out of school and first met. Janice was an active
member of the Indian Lake Community Church in Russells Point. She was
also active with the Indian Lake Chamber of Commerce, Indian Lake
Women’s Club and was serving her second term as Councilwoman for the
Village of Russells Point. Her love for children extended beyond the
care of those skating at the Rollarena, as she was also an advocate for
children as a member of the Logan County Court Appointed Special
Advocate association. Her volunteerism included logging over 2000 hours
as a member of the Mary Rutan Hospital Guild where she also held several
leadership roles. She will be greatly missed.
Janice is survived
by three children, Sheila (Doug) Minnich, of Huntsville, Kevin (Rae
Brown) Moore and Lora Moore, both of Lakeview; four grandchildren, Shane
Hicks, Julianne Minnich, Lance Minnich, and Spencer Minnich; and three
great-grandchildren, Alexus Jo Hicks, Bridon L. McClain, and Jayva L.
McClain. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Sanford Perkey, Johnny Perkey, and Junior Perkey.
Reverend Jim Ellington will begin funeral services at 11 a.m., on
Saturday, March 8, 2014, at Indian Lake Community Church. Visitation
will be Friday, March 7, from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m., and one hour
prior to services at the church on Saturday. Burial is in Huntsville
Memorial Contribution may be given in her name to the Indian Lake Community Church Memorial Fund.
Arrangements are in the care of Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview,
where condolences may be expressed at shoffstallfuneralhome.com.