Florence L. Moden

By Orleans Hub Posted 25 January 2021 at 10:28 am

Florence L. Moden, of Medina, entered into rest on Sat., Jan. 23, 2021 at the age of 95.

Born Dec. 19, 1925 in the Town of Hartland, she was a daughter of the late Edward and Rose (Coulson) Giertz. She married the late Walter Moden. Mrs. Moden worked in canning factories in Lyndonville and Middleport and finally worked for Niagara Foods. She was a longtime parishioner of the United Methodist Church in Medina, currently the Grove United Methodist Church. An active community member, Mrs. Moden also served on the Home Bureau and was a lifelong member of the Ridgeway Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed playing bingo and doing needle point.

Predeceased by her husband, Walter Moden in 1976; sons: George, Wayne and Jay Moden; and siblings: Alice, Roy, Mary, Mildred and Edward “Dean”, Jr.

Survivors include six children: Janice (late Stanley) Gillmeister, Karl (Susan) Moden, Sharon (late Larry) Farrow, Beverly Nudd, Paul Moden and Scott (Roxanne) Moden; 26 grandchildren; several great- and great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends on Wed., Jan. 27 from 10:00-11:00 a.m. at the Grove United Methodist Church, 11004 W. Center St., Medina, with her funeral service immediately following at 11:00 a.m. The Rev. Larry Eastlack will officiate and interment will be in Wrights Corners Cemetery, Lockport. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Grove United Methodist Church at the address above. Arrangements are in the care of Cooper Funeral Home, 215 W. Center St., Medina. Share memories and condolences at www.cooperfuneralhome.com