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Marcella Ruth Moore

October 7, 1930 ~ November 15, 2021 (age 91)

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Marcella Ruth Moore, age 91 of Westfield and formerly of Arcadia and Sheridan areas passed away November 15, 2021 at Wellbrooke of Westfield.

She was born October 7, 1930 at Atlanta, Indiana to Raymon Fred and Cleo Hannah (Caldwell) Overdorf.  She attended Jackson Township schools and graduated from Jackson Central High School with the Class of 1948.

Marcella then became employed at Public Service Indiana that later became Duke Energy.  She worked there over 40 years as an engineering clerk.

She was an active member of Arcadia Christian Church where she served many years as a youth group leader and Sunday School teacher.  She was also a member of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority and Hamilton County Senior Citizens.  She enjoyed crocheting, playing cards, traveling and eating out with family and friends.

She married Lamar Ellis Moore on December 31, 1966 who preceded her in death. Together they enjoyed camping for many years at Old Mill Run Campground at Thorntown, Indiana.

Marsella loved people and was very generous and giving to friends and family.  Her family was very important to her, especially her nieces, nephews and their families.

Surviving her are nieces: Sharon (Long) Marcotte, Jackie (Kleyla) Ogle, Kathi (Overdorf) Knight, Mary Ann (Overdorf) Madauss and Melodie (Long) Briscoe, nephews: Rand Overdorf, Rick Overdorf, Bob Long and Ed Kleyla.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by sisters: Margaret Kleyla, and Betty Long,  a brother: James David Overdorf, a niece: Marcia (Kleyla) Brown, and nephews: Tom Long and Mike Kleyla.

Funeral services will be held Friday, November 19, 2021 at 12:00 Noon at Hartley Funeral Home Cicero Chapel, 209 West Jackson Street, Cicero, IN 46034 with Pastors Mark Knapp and Michael Smith officiating.  Burial will follow at Boxley Cemetery near Sheridan, IN.  Visitation will be from 10:00 A.M. until time of the service.  Memorial contributions may be made to Hamilton County Senior Citizens, 18336 Cumberland Road, Noblesville, IN 46060.

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November 19, 2021

10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Hartley Funeral Homes
209 W. Jackson Street
Cicero, IN 46034

Funeral Service
November 19, 2021

12:00 PM
Hartley Funeral Homes
209 W. Jackson Street
Cicero, IN 46034


Hamilton County Senior Citizens Organization
18336 Cumberland Road, Noblesville IN 46060
Tel: 1-317-773-6904

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