Moran Helen R. (Foor) Moran, 94, of Thornville, passed away on Thursday, September 12, 2013. She was born on February 25, 1919 in Columbus to the late Herbert and Anna (Weber) Foor. Helen was a 1937 graduate of Central H.S. She married Francis O. Moran on April 20, 1941. In 1948, Helen and Francis moved to Buckeye Lake, where she managed the Holiday Lodge at Picnic Point for almost 20 years. She was a very active member and volunteer at the First Community Church of Buckeye Lake having a part in starting their prayer chain, and serving in the Ladies Guild, Joy Bible Class, and Board of Women. She also participated in other church related activities including Vacation Bible School. She enjoyed ceramics, music, dancing, sewing, cooking, but most of all spending time with her beloved kids and grandkids. Helen is survived by her loving family: children, Frances H. Tintelnot, Patrick F. Moran, and Richard M. Moran; her son-in-law, John C. Winkler; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; brother-in-law, Herbert (Marge) Heider; a cousin, George Weber; as well as several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death her husband Francis and daughter Judith A. Winkler as well as two sisters Mary and Clara and a brother Arch. A funeral service, celebrating Helen's life, will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, September 17, 2013 at the First Community Church in Buckeye Lake with Pastor Kevin Blade officiating. Burial will follow in Green Lawn Cemetery in Columbus. Friends may call at the Hebron Home of HOSKINSON-Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service, 108 N. 7th St., on Monday, September 16, 2013 from 6-8 p.m., and at 10 a.m. before the service. The family would like to express their thanks to the staff at Autumn at the Lake in Thornville for the loving care they provided to Helen during her time there. Online condolences may be sent to www.hoskinsonfuneral.com
. HOSKINSON-Schoedinger Funeral and Cremation Service, Hebron, is honored to care for the Moran Family.