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Myra Moon, 92

June 7, 2012

Myra Moon, age 92, was born at Milburn, May 15, 1920, to John Thomas Huffman and Mary Ellen Farley Huffman.She was the youngest of eight children. At the age of seven she started school. She played basketball and softball and enjoyed sports.She graduated in 1939 from Milburn. After she graduated she did waitress work. She married George Nekuda in Broken Bow in 1941. Their children are Gary Nekuda and Darro Nekuda. In 1953, she married Woodrow "Bus" Moon. In 1958, they had a son, Casey Moon. They lived in the Cumings Park Community until 1994. They moved to Taylor, where Bus passed away two months later, July 3, 1994. Myra was a lifetime member of the VFW Auxilary 6159 in Taylor, Cummings Park and the Madison Square clubs, member and Trustee since 1986 of the Loup County Historical Society and Senior Citizen Card Group, The Eastern Star Crystal Chapter 43, and was crowned princess at the Golden Living Center in Broken Bow. Myra was baptized in the Middle Loup River at Milburn and attended the E-Free Church in Taylor. When she was a young girl she enjoyed her friends that came to play cards with her. She also enjoyed her visually impaired training in North Platte and in Kearney. Preceding her in death is her husband, "Bus" Moon; parents; sister, Naoma Slagle; brothers, Ralph, Harold, Dale and Paul Huffman.
She is survived by sister, Lutica Davidson of Denver, Colo.; children, Gary (Alice) Nekuda of North Platte, Darro (Cindy) Nekuda of Alvin, Wyo., and Casey (Sandra) Moon of Taylor; e ight grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Services were Thursday, June 7, at the Rhoad Funeral Chapel in Sargent with the Rev. Jerry White officiating. Burial was in the Madison Square Cemetery west of Taylor.

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