Catherine I. Cumberland Moore

Catherine I. Cumberland Moore, age 90 years, of Smithfield passed away Thursday, April 22, 2021 in her home with her family by her side.  She was born in Adah, PA on June 9, 1930 daughter of Sylvester and Emma Fowler Cumberland.  In addition to her parents, Catherine was preceded in death by her husband Carl Moore; infant son Randy C. Moore; three brothers; Robert, Clifford and Leonard; and a sister Naomi Weaver.


Catherine worked at Lincoln Borough Elementary, South Allegheny School District, Albert Gallatin School District and Green Thumb Agency. She was a faithful member of Uledi Free Methodist Church and enjoyed shopping, country and gospel music but most importantly her family was her life.


Left to cherish Catherine’s memory are two sons, Rick Moore (Linda) all of Smithfield and Rodney Moore (Christy); three daughters, Tina Marie Beggs (Raymond) of Inverness, FL, Rhonda Strosnider (Russell) of Gans, PA and Robin Pritts (Randy) of Confluence, PA; ten grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; one brother Paul Cumberland (Daisy) of Elizabeth, PA; one sister, Jean Vasecka of Uniontown, PA; and special note to family friends, Theodore “Dink” Hixon, Joseph Moats, Arley Pierno and Tammy Yekel and family.


Arrangements have been entrusted to the FERGUSON-BROWNFIELD FUNERAL HOME & CREMATORY, INC., 78 Main Street, Smithfield, PA, where family will receive friends on Monday, from 2 until 4PM and 6 until 8 PM. Visitation will continue on Tuesday, April 27, 2021 in the funeral home from 10 until 11 AM followed by a service celebrating Catherine’s life at 11 AM with the Dr. Rev. Kevin Roberts officiating. Interment will follow in Mount Moriah Cemetery, Smithfield, PA.


A special thank you to Carla for Interim Health Care.


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