Elaine Moon

Elaine Moon, 95, of Sheridan, WY died Monday, April 26, 2010, in Memorial Hospital of Sheridan County.

Elaine was born November 30, 1914, in Hanna, WY to Albert & Norah (Bowkett) Woodhead.

She grew up in the Dietz-Kleenburn-Monarch area and attended School in Sheridan. Elaine married Jessie Clair Moon on February 24, 1934, in Sheridan. She worked as a clerk at Safeway, Boyd’s and then later as a CNA at Eventide. Elaine was a life long member of St. Peter’s Episcopal Church and Women’s Guild. She was a wonderful cook and baker and enjoyed many years of making breads, cakes and assorted recipes for her family and friends. Elaine most enjoyed camping and fishing trips with her family who were the most treasured part of her life.

Elaine was preceded in death by her parents, husband Clair, infant son Richard and siblings Bill Agnes and Annie.

Elaine is survived by her son David; daughters Norah, Carol and Judi; sister Edie; twelve grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren.

Funeral service will be private for the family with interment in Sheridan Municipal Cemetery. Arrangements are with Champion Ferries Funeral Home.

Memorials may benefit St. Peter’s Episcopal Church.