Jeanne. August 29, 1937-August. 2, 2021
INDIAN LAKE – Lorraine J. Moore, 84, of Crow Hill Rd., Died on Monday morning August 2, 2021 at her home following a courageous battle with cancer.
Born January 29, 1937 in Newburgh, NY, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Marjorie (Scofield) Wardell. She graduated in 1954 from Indian Lake Central School and went on to pursue graduate studies at Adirondack Community College.
She married Richard “Rip” Moore on October 9, 1954 in Wilmington, VT. Rip died on August 18, 2000 after 45 years of marriage.
As the owner and operator of Lorraine Moore Realty, she has worked in the real estate market for over 40 years serving communities in Vermont and New York. She also sold Woodmen of the World insurance products for many years and owned and operated the Lone Birch Motel in Indian Lake until 2001.
She had a beautiful singing voice and sang at many weddings during her early years. She enjoyed golf, sewing and traveling, most notably spending several winters in Safety Harbor, Florida.
Lorraine was predeceased by her parents, her husband, Rip Moore, and a son, Michael Moore.
Survivors include his children: Dan (Lisa) Moore of Indian Lake, Lori (Glen) Pratt of Hudson Falls, Justin Moore of Indian Lake and his girlfriend Lisa Karam; eight grandchildren: Melinda (Jeff) Brouthers, Josh (Amanda) Moore, Lindsey (Michael) Montanye, Kate (Patrick) Kocienski, Jessica (Zachary) Hickman, Kyle (Hayley) Pratt, Matthew Moore (Jen Tremblay) and Victoria Moore (Brandon Clawson); great-grandchildren: Molly and Joseph Brouthers, Kali and Kaeson Pratt, Michael Moore, Eleanor Hickman, Lyla Montanye, Quinn Montanye; siblings: Ronda Wells and Beverly Lanphear both of Indian Lake, Everett (Geraldine) Wardell of Rochester;