Charles Thomas Moran, age 87, a resident of Philippi, passed away Tuesday June 18, 2019 in Marietta Memorial Hospital Hospice in Marietta, OH. Tom was born April 21, 1932 in Century, WV, a son of the late Henry Lewis and Gertrude May (Smith) Moran. Tom was united in marriage to Grace F. (Ryan) Moran who survives. Also surviving-
Daughter, Jessicca Kretkowski and husband John of Ellenton, FL
Son, Justin Moran and wife Marjorie of Pt. Pleasant, WV
Brother, Harry Garfield Moran of Centreville, VA
Four grandchildren, Channing Moran of Bridgeport
Adrianna Lindsay of Pittsburgh, PA
Jared Moran and wife Kaylee of Pt. Pleasant, WV
Claire Moran of Pt. Pleasant, WV
Three great grandchildren, Roman, Jayden, and Sofia Moran
Tom was preceded in death by five brothers, Richard A. Moran, Fred O. Moran, Robert L. Moran, Henry L. Moran, William J. Moran, six sisters, Floda C. Praziale, Ann J. Andrean, Ruby E. Coleman, Mary F. Kurucz, Marlon R. True and Clarabell Storr.
Tom work for Bethlehem Steel Corporation Mines as a Coal Miner. He served in the US Army during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Bigelow Lodge #52 AF & AM, he attended the Nestorville United Methodist Church. Tom was a graduate of Philippi High School and attended the WV Wesleyan College.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday June 20, at 12 pm at Mt. Vernon Memorial Cemetery with Pastor Justin C. Moran officiating military, honors will also be accorded.