Moon, Anne

February 9th, 2011

Anne C. (Geary) Moon, age 83, a long-time resident of Wilmington, died peacefully on Wednesday, February 9, 2011, at the Methuen Healthcare Center following a lengthy illness.

Anne was born on June 8, 1927, she was the cherished daughter of the late Edward and Margaret Geary. She was brought up in Medford and was a graduate of Medford High School. She married her high school sweetheart Edwin Moon, Jr. in September 1947, together they shared 57 years of marriage before his passing in March of 2005.

Anne and Edwin moved to Wilmington in 1974 where they raised their five sons. Anne loved her family very much, she was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother, there wasn’t anything she wouldn’t do for her family, they were the center of her world.

Anne was also a very active communicant of St. Thomas of Villanova Church before her illness made it difficult for her to get around.

Anne was a gentle and classy lady, she was very soft spoken and kind to others, she will be greatly missed by her family.

Anne was the beloved wife of the late Edwin Moon, Jr., devoted mother of Edwin Moon III & his wife Lorraine of Wakefield, Mark Moon & his wife Nanci of Methuen, Michael Moon & his wife Carolyn of Wilmington, Paul Moon & his wife Tracy of Goffstown, NH, and Brian Moon of Wilmington, loving grandmother of Ryan, Ashley, Kyle, Kellie, Karissa, Justin, Jennifer, Sara, Sean, and Zachary, dear sister of the late Paul Geary.

Family and friends will gather for a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Thomas Church, 126 Middlesex Ave, Wilmington on Monday, February 14th at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow in the family lot at Wildwood Cemetery, Wilmington.


7 Entries in Guest Book for “Moon, Anne”

  1. Joanne Benton says:

    Dear Brian and family,

    Our heartfelt sympathy to you and your family over the loss of your mother. Please know that you are all in our prayers.


    Joanne Benton
    Wilmington Superintendent of Schools

  2. Betsy (Palmer) Feeley says:

    Dear Brian and family,

    I’m sorry that I can not give my condolences in person, please know that you are all in my thoughts and prayers at this sad time.

    Betsy (Palmer) Feeley

  3. Stacie Murphy says:

    Brian ~ I am so sorry about the loss of your Mom. I’m am thinking of you and your family. Your Mom is now in a beautiful place <3

  4. Sharon (Boudreau) Despres says:

    Brian and family,
    My thoughts and prayers for the loss of your Mom. I remember what a nice lady she always was. Take comfort in the fond memories you’ll always have.

  5. Elaine Hoff says:

    Brian and family, I am so sorry to hear of your loss of your Mom. Anne was a sweet lady and a pleasure to know. You are in my thoughts.

  6. Anne Margaret Geary says:

    I am so sorry for the loss of your Mother I will always have the fondest memories of Aunite Annie. She was a very loving caring and special person and will be missed very much.

    Anne Margaret, Eric and Patricia

  7. Karin Bjork Manchaca says:

    I have very fond memories of your mom, dad and whole family, growing up together in Wilmington.
    May she rest in peace…
    Try and take comfort that she is now in a better place and reunited with your dad..

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