Marta L. Moore

  • "I had several psychology courses with Marta. A wonderful..."
  • "Two years have come and gone, but your memory and your..."
    - Alyssa
  • "I miss my dear friend, too..."
    - Denise
  • "Even though we had not seen one another since 1965...I..."
    - Kathy Laubscher-Walker
  • "Two years today. Missing you every day of my life."
    - Karen

Dr. Marta L. Moore September 1, 1949 January 31, 2013 Dr. Marta L. Moore, 63, of Shiloh, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville. Born Sept. 1, 1949, in Lock Haven, she was the daughter of the late Paul F. Moore, Jr., and Martha (Frey) Moore. Marta was a graduate of Lock Haven High School, Lock Haven University with a B.S. in Kindergarten/Elementary Education and The Pennsylvania State University with an M.S. and Ph.D. in Human Development and Family Studies. Dr. Moore had been an elementary teacher at Keystone Central Schools, an instructor at Penn State University and a Psychological Consultant for Cen Clear Child Services, Inc., for 10 years. Currently she was Assistant Professor of Psychology at Lock Haven University for 23 years. Marta served on the APSCUF Executive Board at Lock Haven University, the Board of Directors at Cen Clear Child Services, Inc., the Clearfield County Local Interagency Coordinating Council and the Bradford Township Planning Commission. She is survived by her best friend and companion of 11 years, Karen M. Krise; three daughters by choice; Apryl, Amber and Alyssa; and five beloved grandchildren by choice, Dylan, Paige, Olivia, Tanner and Ty. Marta loved children above all else and devoted her life to supporting and enriching the lives of the children around her. She thought of herself first and foremost as a Teacher and especially enjoyed teaching at the Clearfield Campus of Lock Haven University. A memorial service to celebrate Marta's life will be held on Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at 2 p.m., at the Pleasant Valley United Methodist Church, 20 Egypt Road, Woodland, PA 16881 with Pastor Sean Patrick Smith officiating. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 26 S. 2nd St., Suite 102, Clearfield, PA 16830 or to your local Relay for Life team. Arrangements are under the direction of the Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc., Clearfield. To send online tributes go to or

Published in Centre Daily Times on Feb. 5, 2013
Marta L. Moore
Click images or name above for additional details at:
Arrangements under the direction of:
Bennett and Houser Funeral Home, Inc.
312 East Locust Street | Clearfield, PA 16830 | (814) 765-8251
Send Flowers
bullet Penn State University
Funeral Home Details