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Joseph J Moody Jr.

December 18, 1942 ~ January 30, 2024 (age 81) 81 Years Old

Joseph Moody Jr. Obituary

Joseph James, Moody, Jr., 81, passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2024. He was a graduate of Weedsport High School Class of 1960, where he played high school baseball. Joe was a self-employed welder, worked at Otis – Jorolemon & Sons, and was a custodian for Weedsport School District, and later worked for the department of transportation. Joe was a Veteran of the United States Army, having served in Vietnam and was an active Chaplain with the Clark-Heck Post of the American Legion. For many years, Joe carried the American flag in the Memorial Day parades. 

He was an active member and took on many roles in the Auburn Alliance Church. Joe’s hobbies included drag racing the cars he built (Charlie Brown) and spending time with family, friends and his church family. Later in life, Joe enjoyed Andy Griffith movies. 

Joe was predeceased by his bride, Doris Moody in December of 2023. Surviving are his siblings, Elizabeth Maus and Robert Moody; his stepchildren, Sam Schoonmaker, Cheryl Schoonmaker and Dawn Jordan; his grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Calling hours for Joe will be conducted Saturday, February 3, 2024, from 2 to 4pm in the White Chapel Funeral Home, 2719 Erie Drive, Weedsport. A service will follow immediately at 4pm. Spring burial in Weedsport Rural Cemetery, will be held at the convenience of the family.

Contributions may be made in Joe’s memory to the Auburn Alliance Church Mars Hill Network, or the class of 1965 military service award, which is presented to a graduating senior of Weedsport, having enlisted in the military.


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February 3, 2024

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
White Chapel Funeral Home
2719 Erie Drive
Weedsport, NY 13166

Funeral Service
February 3, 2024

4:00 PM
White Chapel Funeral Home
2719 Erie Drive
Weedsport, NY 13166


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