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Edward F. Moran Jr.

July 1, 1932 ~ December 20, 2017 (age 85)

Edward F. Moran Jr., 85, of Gibbstown, passed away on December 20, 2017. Ed was born in Lowell, MA; he was raised in Moorestown and resided in Wenonah before moving to Gibbstown. Ed served in the US Navy. Ed received his PhD in chemistry, graduating from Villanova University, the University of Pennsylvania and did his Post Doctorate at Yale University. He retired in 2002 from DuPont as a Chemist where he was responsible for several patents. He was a member of the American Chemical Society, the Tri-State County Dancers and he traveled the world with his wife Maria.

Ed is survived by his wife for 24 years Maria (nee Soares), children Denise Moran of Westampton, Michael Moran of Woodbury, Steven Moran of Somers Point, Colleen Moran of Woodbury, Jose Silva (Joe Liao) of New Zealand, Maria (Ralph) Pucca of Somerdale, Luis (Sandra) Silva of New Castle, DE, Paulo (Linda) Silva of Marco Island, FL & Cristina (David) Higgins of East Amhurst, NY; sister Mary (Ray) Tetrault; brother Joseph (Linda) Moran; 10 grandchildren Tyler, Darcy & Evan Stellman, Megan Moran, Kristin (John) March, Jason (Lori), Lauren & Nathanial Silva and Adam & Stephanie Higgins and 3 great grandchildren Max, Luke & Clarissa.  He was predeceased by his brother Robert.

Visitation Friday 1 to 3pm at the DAVIS & WAGNER FUNERAL HOME 171 Delaware St. Woodbury, NJ 08096. Military Honor 3pm. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital at or CHOP at Memories and condolences shared at 

Charitable donations may be made to:

St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856

CHOP: Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Blvd,, Philadelphia PA 19104
Tel: 1-215-590-1000

 Service Information

December 22, 2017

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Davis and Wagner FH
171 Delaware Street
Woodbury, NJ 08096

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