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Dr. Glenis Chester Moore, 80

June 20, 2012

Dr. Glenis Chester Moore, 80, Worthville, died Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at Punxsutawney Area Hospital.

He was born July 21, 1931, in Brookville, a son of the late Foster and Maime (Bish) Moore.

Dec. 21, 1956, he married Doris Naomi Brownlee, who survives.

He was a Doctor of Chiropratic.

His passion was sharing the word of God through preaching and ministering to others.

In addition to his wife, surviving relatives include three sons, Albert Moore and wife Peggy of Worthville, Dr. Del Moore and wife Susan of Worthville, and Dr. Nate Moore and wife Bev of Waterford; nine grandchildren, Jolynn Geer, Casey Moore, Tiffany Overholser, Derry Moore, Megan Keller, Lauren Bacciulis, Caryn Moore, James Moore and Ethan Moore; five great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lolita Shaw of Colorado, and Garnett Westover of Buffalo, N.Y.; two brothers, Keith Moore and wife Kaye of Brockway, and Tom Moore and wife Anita of Eaton Town, N.J.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Don Moore; and a sister, Elaine Trayer.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Friday, June 22, 2012, at the Brenda D. Shumaker Funeral Home, Inc., Brookville, and from 9 to 9:45 a.m. Saturday, June 23, 2012, at the Brookville Evangelical United Methodist Church.

A funeral service will be held at the church officiated by Pastor Don Pendley.

Interment will follow at the family farm in Worthville.

Online condolences may be made at

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Bethel Country Side Chapel Missionary Fund.

His family is comforted knowing that he accepted the free gift of salvation through Jesus Christ, and having gone home before us, has entered into the perfect joy of the Lord. The great concern of his life was that those around him should accept, for themselves, this free gift of salvation through Christ.

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