Maryanne Gordeuk-Moody, 57, of Moore Township, PA, formerly of Kingwood Township, NJ, passed away on Monday, March 25, 2019 at Lehigh Valley Hospital- Muhlenberg in Bethlehem, PA.
Maryanne was born on October 11, 1961 in Raritan Township, NJ and grew up in Kingwood Township, NJ. She graduated from Delaware Valley Regional High School. Maryanne attended art school in Colorado, where she met her late husband James B. Moody and gave birth to her daughter Clair. She then lived in California before moving back to Kingwood Township in 1991. Maryanne worked as a bookkeeper in California and Hunterdon County, NJ. She was also a homemaker, taking care of her father and her family. Maryanne had a love for cooking and taught her daughter the many things she could do or make in the kitchen. Coming from a large farming background, she enjoyed gardening and anything related to plants. Maryanne took pleasure in educating herself on the studies of homeopathy and aromatherapy. She was an avid animal lover, with hummingbirds and horses being her favorites. Most of her youth was spent riding and competing with her own horse. Maryanne also took great interest in arts and crafts, and more recently painting and making her own jewelry.
Daughter of the late Mitchell and Anna (Soltys) Gordeuk, Maryanne is survived by her daughter Clair Fells and her husband Kevin of Northampton, PA, her sister Linda Gordeuk-Keane, and her two nephews Cameron and Brendan. She is also survived by her beloved cats and bird. Maryanne was predeceased by her beloved husband James B. Moody in 2006 and her brother James Gordeuk in 2018.
The family will receive relatives and friends for a visitation on Thursday, April 4, 2019 from 6-7 PM at the Johnson-Walton Funeral Home, 24 Church Road, Holland Township, NJ. A Celebration of Maryanne's Life will follow at 7 PM with Rev. William "Tex" Culton officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson's Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018.