Mr. David C. Moore, 68, of 42 Sherwood Drive, passed away unexpectedly Sunday evening, July, 17, 2011 at his home. David was born October 12, 1942 in Ellenburg Center, the son of Claude and Leone Honsinger Moore. He graduated from Ellenburg High School. David attended SUNY Albany where he earned his Bachelors and Masters Degree. He later further studied at SUNY Potsdam. On June 24, 1967, he married Mary Anne Suss at the Queen of the Most Holy Rosary Church in Roosevelt on Long Island with Rev. John Mason, officiating.
David was a math teacher and department chairman at Massena Central School for 33 years, until his retirement in 1998. After his retirement, he and his wife, taught at SUNY Canton, Mall location, for six years. David taught Sunday school at the First United Methodist Church, Massena. He enjoyed reading, jigsaw and crossword puzzles, traveling, and being with his family and pets.
David is survived by his wife Mary Anne; a son, Tom Moore of Massena; a daughter, Jennifer Young and her husband, Tom of Tonawanda; two grandchildren, Raegan Moore and Brigid Young; his mother, Leone Moore, Ellenburg Center; a sister, Ellen Lacey of Plattsburgh; and two brothers, Bruce and Athena Moore of Morrisonville and Dennis and Doreen Moore of Saquoit.
He was predeceased by his father, Claude Moore; and a brother, Darrell Moore on March 28, 2011.
Friends may call Wednesday 1-4 p.m. at the Donaldson Funeral Home, Massena. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, 11:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church, Massena with Rev. Jeffery Aiosa, officiating. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery, Massena.
Memorial contributions can be made to the First United Methodist Church Memorial Fund or the Massena Humane Society.
Condolences can be made online at www.donaldsonfh.com.