2013-10-24 / Obituaries

Dorothy Marie Moon-McKinley

Dorothy Marie Moon-McKinley was born in Shattuc, Ill. on Jan. 10, 1916, to parents Hattie Mae Zick and George Hoffman. She went home to be with God on Oct. 13, 2013, in Las Vegas, N.M. at the age of 97.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 36 years, Clemmie Odel Moon, her second husband, William “Doc” C. McKinley, a son, James Odel Moon, and a great-grandchild, James Lee Simpson.

She is survived by a son, Larry Moon, his wife Pat, of Las Vegas, N.M.; daughter-in-laws Linda Moon of Lincoln, Calif. and Sandy Huddleston of Sallisaw, Okla.; grandchildren René Moon, Rhonda Moon Schlagel, Justin Moon and wife Sandra, Natalie Moon-Wainwright and husband David, Michael Moon and wife Dawn, and Melborne Moon and wife Pinar; 12 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild; a brother-in-law John “Mitch” Moon and three sister-in-laws, Ethel, Gladys, and June Moon. Dorothy also leaves many loved step-children, stepgrandchildren and step-great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

The most important things in her life were family and friends.

Services are scheduled at San Jose Funeral Service, 1050 So. Bascom Ave., San Jose, on Thursday, Oct. 24 at 11 a.m. The service will be followed by a graveside committal at Mission City Memorial Park Cemetery, 420 N. Winchester Blvd., Santa Clara. Moon-McKinley will be laid to rest with her late husband, C. Odel Moon who passed away in 1969.

Friends and family can visit www.rogersmortuarynm.com and sign an online register book.

Arrangements are under the direction of Rogers Mortuary, Las Vegas, N.M., (505) 425-3511.

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