Janet E. ‘Moonie’ Bowersox Moon

McALISTERVILLE – Janet E. Bowersox Moon “Moonie,” 71, of McAlisterville, passed away Friday, June 14, 2013, at Harrisburg Hospital.

She was born June 3, 1942, in Oakland Mills.

She is survived by: her mother, Rosella (Bowersox) Watts, of Halifax; nine children, April McCulloch and husband, Jake Frantz, of McAlisterville, Cindy Peterson and husband, Jerry, of Mifflintown, James Keatts and wife, Beth Ann, of McAlisterville, Jamie Keatts and wife, Dawn, of Omaha, Neb., Thomas Keatts and wife, Jennifer, of Omaha, Neb., Sharon Hunt and husband, Ted, of Toledo, Ohio, Robin Moon and wife, Angela, Concord, N.C., Phillip Moon, of Charlotte, N.C., and Kyle Moon, of McAlisterville; siblings, Nancy Dissinger and husband, Bruce, of Halifax, Betty Lehman and husband, Owen, of Halifax, Judy Miller and companion, Ed, of Duncannon, Charlie Watts, of Halifax, and Vivian Watts, of Halifax; 21 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Moon, on March 10, 2010.

She graduated from East Juniata High School and worked as a nurse, retiring from Manor Care, in Harrisburg.

She enjoyed shooting pool, traveling, going to yard sales, taking care of her dogs and spending time with her family.

Her service will be at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 18, at Guss Funeral Home Inc., 20 S. Third St., Mifflintown, with the Rev. Frank Trego officiating. Interment will be in Union Cemetery, Mifflintown.

There will be a viewing today from 7 to 9 p.m. Monday, at the funeral home.

For those who desire, memorial contributions may be given to the Oakland Mills Evangelical Methodist Church, in care of Russell Bowersox, treas., 5930 Mountain Road, McAlisterville, PA 17049.

Condolences may be left at www.gussfh.com.