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Official Obituary of

John P. Moores Jr.

July 11, 1931 ~ June 6, 2023 (age 91) 91 Years Old

John Moores Jr. Obituary

John P. Moores Jr., 91, retired C.W.O. of Brownsville, passed away peacefully on June 6th, 2023 at Mt. Macrina Manor in Uniontown. Born on July 11th, 1931 John was the son of late John Sr. and Martha (Derry) Moore.


Protestant by faith; John was a member of the First Christian Church. Following high school, John served honorably in the United States Army as a Chief Warrant Officer during his three tours in the Vietnam War. After the war, John was awarded the Bronze Medal for his duties. He was a member of his local American Legion, former commander and former state officer of AMVETS. John enjoyed spending time with friends and family of whom he loved the most.


Surviving to cherish John’s memory; his sisters Bettie Moores and Leslie Maczko. His brother James (Sharon) Moores. His step-daughters Christine Rider and Kathi Calhoun. His granddaughters Nicole Rider and Alexis Rider, and his step-granddaughters Amaree McGee and Malyah McGee and his numerous nieces and nephews.


In addition to his parents, John is also preceded in death by his loving wife B. Beryl Olson Moores and his sister Donna Barger.


Arrangements have been entrusted to the NOVAK-MELENYZER FUNERAL HOME, 515 Front Street, Brownsville, PA 15417. Interment will be held at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies at Southpointe. Online condolences may be sent to the family at

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Private Interment

National Cemetery of the Alleghenies
1158 Morgan Road
Bridgeville, PA 15017


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