Margaret (Peg) J. Moen, 86, of Dallas died unexpectedly Tuesday, Nov. 20, 2012, in Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center, Plains Township.
Born in Scranton, Peg was the daughter of the late Frederick W. and Mary Harris Jennings.
She was educated in the Scranton area school system and was a graduate of Penn State University
, State College.
Peg retired from the Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board, where she worked as a manager of various liquor stores in the area.
She was an avid Penn State football and Philadelphia Phillies baseball fan. Peg liked to play bridge, travel and loved crossword puzzles.
She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star, Dallas, and Huntsville Christian Church, Jackson Township.
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Bruce Moen; infant twin sister, Mary; and companion, Francis (Gabe) Gabel.
Surviving are daughters, Sue Gusher and husband, Mike, Dallas; and Barb Trojan and husband, Jay, Dallas; grandchildren, Michael Gusher and wife, Maureen, St. Louis, Mo.; Traci Thomas and husband, Brian, Delran, N.J.; Megan Antonik and husband, Jeff, Kingston; and Mallory Trojan, Dallas; great-grandchildren, Mason and Benjamin Antonik, and Trent Thomas; sisters, Anne Byer, Clarks Summit; and Jane Thomas, State College; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday from Harold C. Snowdon Funeral Home Inc., 140 N. Main St., Shavertown. The Rev. Pat Colladay, pastor of Huntsville Christian Church, will officiate. Interment will be in Abington Hills Cemetery, Clarks Summit. Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the funeral home.
Peg's family wish to thank the staff of Meadows Manor, Dallas, for the wonderful care and compassion they provided.
Memorial donations may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter, 225 City Line Ave., Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, or to the
, 71 N. Franklin St., Suite 106, Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701.