Ada Moore

Jul 30, 1929 - Aug 20, 2013

Ada Moore, 84, of Castalia, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2013, at her daughter's home in Norwalk with her family after a lengthy illness.

Ada was born July 30, 1929, in Harlan County, Ky. daughter of the late Bert and Betsyann (Hamlin) Hensley. Ada worked as a nurse's aid for 28 years dedicating her time at Sandusky Nursing Home, Erie Care Center and through private home care. She volunteered at Stein Hospice and Ohio Veterans Home. 

She was a member of Wayside Temple in Castalia. In her spare time she enjoyed reading, watching television, going out to eat with her lady friends, and visiting with family. She was a wonderful cook and liked nothing better than cooking for her family.

Ada is survived by her daughter, Alice Fowler, of Norwalk; three sons, Charles (Marsha) Moore, of Norwalk, Glenn (Mellony) Moore, of Elyria, and Edward (Patty) Moore, of Vermilion; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Laura Lee, of Bellevue, and Evelyn Hensley, of Harlan; two brothers, Sam Hensley of Harlan, and Gill Hensley of Indiana; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Ada was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Moore; grandchildren, Jason P. Moore, Benjamin R. Moore, Joseph D. Fowler and Emily F. Fowler; son-in-law, Ed Fowler Sr; her parents; sister, Cleo Daniels; and brothers, Hagan, Charles, George and Hamp Hensley.

Friends may call 4-7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at Groff Funeral Homes & Crematory, 1607 E Perkins Ave., Sandusky. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 24, at Wayside Temple, 3809 Maple Ave., Castalia. Pastor Rusty Yost will preside. Burial will follow in Meadow Green Memorial Park, Huron.


Our deepest sympathy to the Moore family. We will miss our friend and neighbor. Earl and Thelma McKinney
Our deepest sympathy to the Moore family. Ada was a very, very fine lady. I was a neighbor for yrs. When we came up there we always visited Ada. Billy & Rita Wagnon