Diane Elizabeth Moore

Sept. 23, 1948 - Aug. 19, 2013

Diane Elizabeth Moore was born on September 23, 1948, to Ken and Irene Sheedy; she passed away at her home in Westmoreland after a short battle with cancer on August 19, 2013, surrounded by her family. Diane graduated from Newberg High School in 1966, and then from Portland State University. After receiving her Bachelor’s degree in 1973, she began teaching at Parkrose High School. While teaching, she continued her education, and earned a Master’s degree in 1974.

In 1975 she married Blain Moore. Together, they had four children. In 2004, Diane returned to teaching – at Portland Community College, as a computer applications instructor. In her spare time, she enjoyed painting and carving, as well as spending time with her friends and family.

She is survived by her husband Blaine, her sister Molly, her daughter Kristen, and her sons Rory, Brian, and Brandon. A service was held on August 28th at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Milwaukie. Remembrances may be made in Diane’s memory to Sacred Heart Parish.