A Mass of Christian Burial for Theodore C. Moore, 81, of Powder Springs, Ga., formerly of Ellicottville and Salamanca, will be offered at 11 a.m. Monday in Holy Name of Mary Catholic Church, 22 Jefferson St. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.
Moore, who was born in Salamanca, died Thursday (June 21, 2001) in Marietta, Ga.
He and his wife, the former Astacia Whitmer, owned Whitmer's Restaurant in Ellicottville from 1959 to 1978 and then bought the Spinning Wheel in Salamanca in 1978 and operated the establishment until 1995.
Moore, a bowler, boater and hunter, was a member of St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Marietta and the Holy Name of Mary Church in Ellicottville. He was a former member of the Ellicottville Volunteer Fire Department.
Survivors in addition to his wife of 59 years include four daughters, Lois Hinman of Powder Springs, Donna Cote of Port St. Lucie, Fla., Vicky Moore of Austell, Ga., and Patricia Bardol of Lancaster; a son, Robert of Pleasantville, Pa.; a sister, Carrie of Panama, N.Y.; two brothers, Kenneth and Albert, both of Jamestown; 12 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.