James L. Moran


First Posted: 10/12/2011

ContinentalJames L. Moran, 60, died at 6:31 p.m. Oct. 11, 2011, at St. Rita's Medical Center.He was born Aug. 7, 1951, in Lima to Delbert and Norma Huff Moran, who preceded him in death. On June 8, 1991, he married Shellie Pipes, who survives in Continental.Mr. Moran was a truck driver for Walmart Transportation. He was a member of Christ Lutheran Church, Continental. He enjoyed old cars and trucks, riding his Harley, go-carts and restoring vehicles. He loved karaoke.Survivors also include six children, Jason (Mary) Matthews, of Dayton, Shannon (Denise) Matthews, of Cloverdale, Dan Grant, of Junction, Kimberly (James) Limer, of Jacksonville, N.C., Hollie Herr, of Leavittsburg, and Shawn (Michelle) Herr, of Port Hueneme, Calif.; six grandchildren, Conner, Carter and Reed Matthews, Collin and Kate Limer, and Amelia Herr; two brothers, Michael (Jackie) Moran and Terry (Kim) Moran, both of Continental; and a sister, Debbie (Don) Noffsinger, of Continental.Services will begin at 11 a.m. Friday Heitmeyer Funeral Home, Continental. Pastor Robert Heilshorn and Pastor Steve Heilshorn will officiate. Burial will be in Monroe Cemetery, Continental.Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today and one hour prior to services Friday at the funeral home.Memorial contributions may be made to Continental EMS or to the charity of the donor's choice.Condolences can be expressed at www.heitmeyerfuneralhome.com.

James L. Moran