Winifred V. Moats

Winifred Virginia Moats, 76, of Funkstown, Maryland, died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2019, at her home, surrounded by her loving family.

Winnie was born Jan. 19, 1943, in Hagerstown, but spent her early life in Keedysville, Baltimore, Chewsville in Maryland, and Shippensburg, Pennsylvania.

She was the daughter of the late Rev. D. Homer and Mary Genevieve (Kendle) Kendall.

She attended NHHS, and graduated from Shippensburg High School in 1962. She was a proud graduate of Washington County Hospital School of Nursing, graduating in 1964. She humbly served the local healthcare community as a registered nurse for 44 years. She also served as a parish nurse after retirement.

She was an active member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Funkstown, Maryland, for more than 50 years.

She is survived by her beloved children, Tonia Horst (Randy) of Greene, Iowa, Anneliese Moats of Adamstown, Maryland, Bob Moats (Jeanna) of Greencastle, Pennsylvania, and Kurt Moats of Hagerstown; three grandchildren, Kaiden and Kendyl Moats of Greencastle, Pennsylvania, and Gavin Moats of Hagerstown; three siblings, Bill Kendall (Gale) of Lititz, Pennsylvania, Dwight Kendall (Maureen) of Frederick, Maryland, and Jo (Mike) Drewitt of Marysville, Pennsylvania.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandson, Chase Andrew Moats.

Funeral services will be private at Winnie's request. A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

She will be laid to rest in Rest Haven Cemetery, Hagerstown.

Memorial contributions may be made in her name to St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Memorial Fund, P.O. Box 148, Funkstown, Md. 21734.

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