Antoinette Moon, age 81 of Naples, passed away at at home early on Friday, July 2, 2021 from ovarian cancer.
Antoinette was born on June 1, 1940 in Ooltewah TN to the late Harmon & Louise (Stultz) Moon. She graduated from the University of Tennessee and would later go on to work at the Social Security Administration in Birmingham AL until the 1980s. Antoinette went back to school and graduated with a Bachelor's of Fine Arts from Alfred University with an emphasis in metal sculpture.
Antoinette has metal and stone sculptures in several states. She was one of the artists who started Allegany Artisans Studio Trail and upon moving to Naples NY 25 years ago, helped to establish the trail here.
Antoinette's recent art interest has been in Japanese Ikebana floral arrangements. She was a certified instructor and past president of Rochester Chapter 53 Ikebana International. Antoinette also painted with water colors and made pottery pieces.
In addition to her parents, Antoinette was also predeceased by a sister, Theresa.
Antoinette is survived by her loving husband, George Granger of Naples; her daughter, Amy Martin of Mt. Airy GA; her step children: Judy Szalay of Massapequa NY, Gary Granger of Mexico NY, Alan Lewis of Wellsville NY; her niece & nephew: Beverly Wilson of Nashville TN & John Hudson II of Wilmington DE and their families.
Antoinette loved to travel and has visited most of the United States, many European countries and countless other places.
There are no services scheduled at his time, a Celebration of Antoinette's life, her artwork and travels is being planned for Fall of 2021.
A Memorial Tree was planted for Antoinette
We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Baird-Moore Funeral Home