James E. Moon

James E. Moon, 69, of Williamsport, died March 13, 2013, at his home.

Born May 28, 1943, in Williamsport, he was a son of Edward and Irene (Stewart) Moon.

He married Carol A. Wright on April 11, 1964, and celebrated 48 years together.

Jim retired from Plankenhorn Braid Works after 25 years of service.

Jim was a former member of St. Mary’s Episcopal Church.

He enjoyed watching his children and grandchildren play baseball, hunting and sports.

Surviving, in addition to his wife, are three sons, Glenn A. (Missy) Moon, of South Williamsport, Jim E. (Lauri), and Kevin L. Moon, both of Williamsport; one daughter, Karen A. Murray, of Williamsport; eleven grandchildren, Josh, Tyler, Corey, Steven, Veronica, Kayla, Krissy, Cheyenne, Isabella, Travis and Natalie; one great-grandchild; and nine siblings, Clarence (Pat) Moon, of Williamsport, Wayne Moon, of Jersey Shore, Terri (Joyce) Rogers ,of Cogan Station, James (Vicki) Rogers, of Hughesville, Carl Hoffman, of Williamsport, Bob Confer, of Williamsport, Robert (Carol) Hoffman, of Hughesville, Christine Rogers ,of Williamsport, and Sally Twigg, of Trout Run.

He was preceded in death by four siblings, David and Donald Moon, June Baldwin, and Jean Hoffman; and one grandson, Nathaniel.

A gathering for family and friends will be held 5 to 7 p.m. Sunday, March 17, at Grampian Hills Apartments Community Building, 300 Valley Heights Drive, Williamsport.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Jim’s name may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1948 E. Third St., Williamsport, PA 17701.

Arrangements are entrusted to Knight-Confer Funeral Home.