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Donna L. Moore Filson
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Birth: Jul. 9, 1933
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Dec. 7, 2011
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA

Donna L. Filson, age 78 of Mechanicsburg, passed away Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at Holy Spirit Hospital. Born July 9, 1933 in Altoona, she was a daughter of the late Walter E. and Erma (Smith) Moore.
Donna was the co-owner of Aqua Treatment Services, Inc. in Mechanicsburg along with her husband. She attended First United Methodist Church and was a Past Worthy Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star Capital City Chapter 146, Past Royal Matron of the Order of the Amaranth, and Past Queen of the Daughters of the Nile.
In her free time, she enjoyed traveling extensively throughout the world. Most importantly, Donna was a lovingly dedicated wife, mother, and grandmother.
She is survived by her devoted husband of 55 years, John R. Filson; her sons John R. "Rob" Filson, II and wife Denise of Mechanicsburg and Kenneth S. Filson of Charlotte, NC; her grandchildren Justin, Samantha, and Connor Filson; and her sisters Carol Ritchey of Newry, PA and Sharon Graham of State College, PA.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, December 10, 2011 at Malpezzi Funeral Home, 8 Market Plaza Way, Mechanicsburg. Burial will follow in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. There will be viewings from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., Friday as well as from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m., Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children, Office of Development, 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607.
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Published in Patriot-News on December 8, 2011 
Family links: 
  Walter E Moore (1910 - 1981)
  Erma E Moore (1912 - 1964)
  Roy K Moore (1932 - 1977)*
  Donna L. Moore Filson (1933 - 2011)
  Gary V Moore (1940 - 1985)*
*Calculated relationship
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
Cumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA
Created by: Bill Corl
Record added: Dec 08, 2011
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Donna L. <i>Moore</i> Filson
Added by: Bill Corl
Donna L. <i>Moore</i> Filson
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I am really sorry to hear of Donnas passing. I remember alot of good times going out dancing, especially at the Penn Harris, My husband and I really enjoyed those times. She will be missed. John, you and your family are in my heart and prayers.
- Audrey Bates, Carlisle, Pa.
 Added: Dec. 12, 2011
John and family: We share your grief. Our thoughts and prayers are with you this day.
- Jerry Schnell, Mechanicsburg, Pa.
 Added: Dec. 12, 2011
Dear Uncle John, Rob and Ken, I am so sorry to hear about Aunt Donna. She always went out of her way to make you feel confortable even if it meant extra work for her. She was always energentic and compassionate in everything she did from flying around the...(Read more)
- David R. Graham, Linglestown, Pa.
 Added: Dec. 12, 2011
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