Margaret Cecilia Moore

Margaret Cecilia Moore of West Chester Margaret Cecilia Moore, 88, departed this life at her daughter's home in West Chester. She was born, raised, and educated in Barbados before relocating to West Chester in 1966. Margaret was employed at the Chester County Hospital as a CNA in the pediatrics department for 15 years before her retirement. Prior employment included Wyeth Laboratories, Inc., Denny Reyburn, Inc., and QVC, Inc. She was also a homemaker. She was an active member of the West Chester Church of the Nazarene and participated in many church activities and group events. Margaret is survived by her children, Ulric D. Moore, Stephen O. Moore, and Wendy A. Wharton, all of West Chester; in addition, she leaves seven grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; one sister, Evelyn Nurse; and a host of loving relatives. She was preceded in death by a sister, Rosalie Adams and grandson, Kevin Decosta Moore. Funeral Service will be held at 10:15 a.m. Saturday, March 30, at the Goshen Baptist Church, 1451 West Chester Pike, West Chester, PA 19382. The family will greet friends from 9 to 10 a.m. prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent in her memory to the West Chester Church of Nazarene, 424 South Darlington St., West Chester, PA 19382. Uplifting Life Services are being arranged by the DeBaptiste Funeral Homes, Inc. of West Chester and Bryn Mawr. Visit for information and to send condolences ~ 610-696-4812.

Published in The Daily Local on Mar. 27, 2013