Barbara E. Moran, 78, Altoona, died Saturday evening at UPMC Altoona after a brief illness.
She was born in Altoona, daughter of the late Irvin and Nellie (Wojick) Kelley. She married Peter L. Moran Jr. on Nov. 26, 1960, at St. Therese of the Child Jesus Catholic Church, Altoona.
Surviving are her husband; two daughters: Kelley E. (Matthew) Schraf of Warriors Mark and Michele K. Moran of Altoona; a grandson, Jeffery A. Robertson Jr. of Altoona; a brother, James A. Kelley of Allentown; a sister, Sandra K. Cox of Altoona; and many nieces and nephews.
Barbara was a 1954 graduate of Altoona High School and a 1957 graduate of Altoona Hospital School of Nursing. She retired as a registered nurse at Altoona Hospital with 30 years of service. She was a member of the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Altoona, and the Catholic Nurses Association.
Friends will be received from 5 to 8 p.m. today and 9 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 25, 2014, at Jones Funeral Home, where a vigil for the deceased will be held during the visitation. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, Altoona, Monsignor Robert C. Mazur officiating. Committal rites will be held at Calvary Cemetery, Altoona.
In lieu of flowers, please make contributions to Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, 1 Cathedral Square, Altoona, PA 16601, or to your favorite charity.