Archive for Thursday, August 30, 2001

Geraldine E. Moran


August 30, 2001

Funeral services for Geraldine Elizabeth Moran, 95, Overland Park, were Wednesday, Aug. 22, at St. Columbkille's Catholic Church, Blaine. Burial was in Mt. Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Blaine.

Mrs. Moran died Saturday, Aug. 18, 2001, at an Overland Park nursing facility.

She was born Nov. 25, 1905, in Blaine, the daughter of Hugh and Mary Ryan McCormick.

She taught in the Kansas Rural School System from 1924 to 1929, and also made hand-made quilts.

Mrs. Moran was a member of St. Columbkille's Catholic parish and the Blaine community until she retired to Overland Park in 1996.

She married Thomas Patrick Moran on Oct. 9, 1929, at St. Columbkille's Catholic Church in Blaine. He died in September 1983.

Survivors include four daughters, Rosemary Moran, Kansas City, Mo., Julia Harrington, Kansas City, Kan., Patricia Dulac, Garland, Texas, and Susanne Marti, Overland Park; four sons, Basil Moran, Topeka, Stephen Moran, Salt Lake, Utah, James Moran, Upper Montclair, N.J., and Joseph Moran, Salina; 25 grandchildren; and 43 great-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorial contributions to St. Columbkille's Catholic Church in Blaine, or to the American Cancer Society.

Kufahl Funeral Home in Wheaton was in charge of arrangements.

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