Violet Margery (Angle) Moodler, 93, of Dayton, made her transition Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2012.
Margery was born in Cambridge, on Sept. 19, 1919, the only child of George H. and Cleo J. (Hammersley) Angle.
She was predeceased by loving husband, Melvin R. Moodler, whom she married in 1947; and stepdaughter, Patricia Moodler Crosby.
She is survived by grandchildren, Neva (Ron) Good, Susan Scott, Janet (Fred) Rhinehart, and her primary caregiver, Sarah May (Richard L.) Nader. Also survived by daughter, Sandra (Robert) Murphy-Barnes and grandchildren, Elizabeth Barnes, Steven Barnes, and Jeffrey Barnes; and many great-grandchildren and two great great-grandchildren.
In 1937, she graduated from Brown High School, Cambridge, and attended Ohio State University, and Bliss Business College, Columbus; Kosta Beauty School, Dayton; and operated the 1st patient Beauty Service at Miami Valley Hospital.
She retired from Wright Patterson Air Force Base in 1967.
She was affiliated with the First Baptist Church.
In 1937, she became a member of Olive Rebekah Lodge 576 IOOF. She was affiliated with Wright Patterson/Desc Retirees Club; Kiwanis Club of Kettering; National Association of Retired Federal Employees; AARP; life member of Guernsey County Genealogical Society and various County and State Genealogical Societies.
Since 1970, she has privately published several Family Histories and manuscripts. She also researched for families other than her own.
Visitation was Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, in the Newcomer Funeral Home (South Chapel), Kettering.
There was a Celebration of Life Service at the graveside at the Methodist Church Cemetery, Plainfield, on Monday, Nov. 5, 2012.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of choice in Mrs. Moodler's name.
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