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Sherry B. Moon

Sherry B. Moon Sherry Barbra Moon, age 75, of Manhattan, died Wednesday January 9, 2019 at the Good Shepherd Hospice House in Manhattan.

She was born on November 2, 1943 in Stillwater, Oklahoma, the daughter of Aden Max Samuelson and Juanita (Warren) Samuelson.

On August 6, 1961 in DeSoto, Kansas, she was united in marriage to Larry Moon. He survives at their home in Manhattan.

Sherry helped Larry with their business, Autocraft. She loved to take care of her family and be with her children and grandchildren as often as she could. Sherry enjoyed water skiing and riding motorcycles, flying planes, and also driving in older cars that she and Larry both enjoyed.

She loved to travel. She and Larry took many trips and cruises. They went to Australia, Europe, Alaska, and Italy over the years.

She was preceded in death by her parents, and her brothers, Dennis Samuelson and Danny Samuelson.

In addition to her husband Larry, she is survived by her daughters, Dawn Musil (Zdenek) of Manhattan, Angela Banks (Dean) of Muscotah, Kansas, and Kelli Greathouse (Dylan Lackey) of Manhattan. Also her grandchildren: Joshua, Eric, Kyle, Zachary, Isaac, Ethan, Jodi, and Clara; and her great-grandchild, Amelia and also a great-grandchild on the way.

The family will greet friends during a visitation from 6:00 until 7:30p.m. Tuesday January 15, 2019 at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home in Manhattan.

Funeral Services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday January 16, 2019 at the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Chapel, with Rev. Ben Duerfeldt officiating. Interment will follow the service in the Sunrise Cemetery in Manhattan.

Cards may be left in care of the Yorgensen-Meloan-Londeen Funeral Home, 1616 Poyntz Avenue, Manhattan, Kansas 66502.

Online condolences may be left for the family through the funeral home website at

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