Alice M. Mooi, 87, Rochester, formerly of Winamac, passed away at 1:42 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017, at Wynnfield Crossing Senior Living Community in Rochester.
She was born April 29, 1930, to the late Herbert and Lillian Brook Asmus. On Oct. 19, 1957, Alice married Henry "Hank" Mooi in LaPorte. Hank passed away Sept. 9, 2017.
Alice graduated from LaPorte High School, received her bachelor's and master's degrees from Ball State University, and spent her life as an educator. She taught in both the LaPorte County Schools as well as the Eastern Pulaski Elementary School. All together, Alice taught for 36 years. She was a member of the Pulaski County Retired Teachers Association and the Indiana Retired Teachers Association.
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church in Winamac where she was active with the Children's Choir and had served as an organist. She enjoyed traveling as well as music, especially playing the piano.
Alice will be dearly missed by those who knew and loved her.
Survivors include Charles (Kay) Asmus, brother; Nancy Asmus, sister-in-law; three nieces and three nephews; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.
She was preceded in death by Herbert and Lillian Brook Asmus, parents; Henry "Hank" Mooi, husband; and Donald Asmus, brother.
Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. (EDT) Sunday, Oct. 22, at the First United Methodist Church in Winamac with Pastor Dave Marty officiating. Burial will take place at McKinley Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Winamac.
Visitation will be 1-3 p.m. (EDT) Sunday, Oct. 22, at the church.
Memorial contributions may be given to the First United Methodist Church of Winamac.
Online condolences may be offered in the guestbook at www.frainmortuary.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Frain Mortuary in Winamac.
Published on October 19, 2017