Mary Kathryn Moore

  • Born: March 16, 1923
  • Died: October 7, 2020
  • Location: Darlington, Pennsylvania

Saloom-Rega Funeral Service

730 W Main St
Mount Pleasant, PA 15666
Tel. (724) 547-2122

Tribute & Message From The Family

Mary Kathryn Moore, 97 of Darlington, PA, formerly Mt. Pleasant, passed away Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at her home.

Mary was born March 16, 1923 in Mt. Pleasant the daughter of the late George E. and Anna C. Yezek Finfrock. Mary was a member of the Church of God, a 1941 graduate of Ramsay High School, Mt. Pleasant and a 1977 graduate of Westmoreland County Community College, earning an Associate Degree in business management. Mary began her employment with the Mt. Pleasant Area School as a secretary and then promoted to the payroll administrator for the district, retiring in 1985 after 20 years of service. Mary's memberships includes, Mt. Pleasant Area School Employees Federal Credit Union Board Member, various organizations in the church including the Young At Heart group, a 50 year board member of YMCA, and upon the closing of the facility in Scottdale, helped with the fundraising to establish the Scottdale Pool, where she volunteered six days a week for four years. She loved tole painting, crafts and swimming.

Surviving are her children, Sherry Straight (Stanley) of Darlington and Carmelita Irwing (Stephen) of Acme; grandsons, Craig Straight (Lisa) and Jason Straight (Jolene); also her devoted cherished friend and caregiver, Marian Hollibaugh. In addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her first husband, John J. DiMichele, second husband, Paul T. Moore, a grandson Brian D.Straight and a sister, Georgeanna The family would like to extend special thanks to her nurse of four years, Andrea Gray. also sincerest gratitude to Vitas Hospice nurses, Amy, Jamie, and her aid and "neighbor" Danene Leasher for their loving compassionate care.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Mary to the Ovarian Cancer Research Alliance PO Box 32141 New York, NY 10087 or online at

Visitation for family and friends will be held Tuesday, October 13, 2020 from 1 to 3 and 5 to 7 pm at SALOOM-REGA FUNERAL SERVICE 730 W. Main Street Mt. Pleasant and Wednesday from 10 to 11am at the Mt. Pleasant Church of God where services will be held at 11am with Rev. Dale Regner officiating. Interment will follow in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

Please visit Mary's online memorial at to sign the condolence guesttbook. Richard Rega, funeral director. (In compliance with the CDC Covid-19 guidelines, only 25 people will be permitted in the funeral home during the visitation at one time, when arriving at the funeral home you may be required to wait until permitted to enter. Social distancing and masks are required for the visitation and service.)