unknown - September 11, 2012
Stan “Peach” Moul, 87, a lifelong resident of the Syracuse area, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. Stan honorably served his country during two wars as a United States Marine. During WWII he was assigned to the battle cruiser USS Canberra serving in the South Pacific. Later during the Korean War he trained our Marines for combat as a Drill Instructor at Camp Pendleton in California.
After the wars he and his family owned and operated the Henny Penny Egg farm in Minoa. He was a gifted salesman and worked for a number of companies, culminating with a successful career with Electrolux.
Stan was a devoted member to his church, Calvary Episcopal where he was a member and served as Sexton for over 30 years. After retirement, Stan was a Volunteer at the American Legion Post #1276 in Eastwood, and in the cardiac ward at St. Joseph’s Hospital. Stan was a loving husband and father and if asked, would always say his greatest accomplishment was his family.
He is survived by his lifelong friend and loving wife of 65 years, Bette; his five children, Marilou (Tom) Fredenburg, Terry (Karen) Moul, Eileen (Bill) Helmer, David (Barbara) Moul and Lisa (Tim) Nash. He also leaves behind 13 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Stan was predeceased by his parents, Stanley E. Moul and Elva Spencer Moul; as well as his sister, Frances McCumber.
Calling hours: 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 17, followed by a memorial service at 6 p.m. at the Newell-Fay Manlius Chapel, 8171 Cazenovia Road, Manlius. The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donations in Stan’s name be made to the Manlius Fire Department, 4 Stickley Drive, Manlius, NY 13104. For a guestbook please visit scheppfamily.com.