Genevieve Moe was born October 8, 1911, in North Star Township, Brown County to Louis and Emma (Rieba) Roiger. The family moved to Springfield when Gen was 2 years old and she graduated from St. Raphael's Catholic School in 1928. Gen worked at a doctor's office and several businesses in Springfield until she became owner of the grocery department in the Home Department Store. She was united in marriage to Norman Moe on June 16, 1941, in Springfield and the couple lived on a farm east of Springfield for 42 years before moving to Springfield in 1983. Gen was a member of St. John Lutheran Church. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, crafts, knitting, baking cookies, reading, and visiting with people. She especially enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by son Kent and wife Ann Moe of Springfield; daughter Norma Hughes of Elk River; grandchildren- Matthew Hughes, Cathryn (Lance) Durbin, and Amy Moe; step-grandchildren- Jenifer (Ron) Sette, and Suzanne Murphy; and step-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Norman in 2006; infant brother Lawrence; and step-mothers- May Parker Roiger, and Frances Kreutzer Roiger.
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11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday, October 28, 2015
Chapel of the Good Shepherd, St. John Lutheran Home