Doris Louise Moore, 76

Doris Louise Moore, 76, of Somerset, died at 12:27 a.m., Sunday, Jan. 2, 2022, at Miller's Merry Manor East in Wabash. 

She was born on Aug. 29, 1945, in Peru, to Harry Vercil Haecker and V. Colleen (Grumpp) Haecker Summers.

Doris was a 1963 graduate of Northfield High School and a graduate of the Parkview School of Nursing. She married Marvin F. Moore in Roann, on March 15, 1970; he died May 17, 2008. Doris was a Licensed Practical Nurse at the Wabash County Hospital, in the OB and Cardiac Rehab departments for more than 30 years.

She was a member of the LaFontaine United Methodist Church. Doris was an excellent cook and enjoyed reading, sewing, gardening, and collecting cookbooks.

She is survived by two children, Kelley (Brian) Hayes of Ossian, and Von (Joanna) Moore of Somerset; two granddaughters, Lucy Hayes of Ossian and Susanna Moore of Somerset, brothers and sisters, Bonnie (Duane) Caudill of Silver Lake, Tom (Amy) Haecker of Wabash, Juanita Mays of Bunker Hill, David (Connie) Summers of Wabash, Scott (Stephanie) Summers of Roann, and two sisters-in-law, Chris Haecker of North Manchester, and Ruth Haecker of Morton, Ill. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, William "Bill" Haecker, Robert "Bob" Haecker, and Emory Francis Summers, and two sisters, Annette Stout, and Joretta Kerschner.

Family will receive friends from 3-7 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 6, 2022, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash. There will be a memorial service at a later date. Inurnment will be in the Marion National Cemetery.

Preferred memorial is Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana, 6316 Mutual Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46825.

The memorial guest book for Doris may be signed at

Posted on 2022 Jan 05