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Luna Moretti

5/3/1932 – 8/28/2022

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Luna, age 90, of Sun City, AZ passed surrounded by family, after a courageous battle with Mesothelioma.
Luna was born May 31, 1932, in Waukesha, WI to the late Martin Oudenhoven and Luna Grace Wells. As a child, she resided at the Wisconsin State Tuberculosis Sanitarium in Wales, WI as her father was the Chief Steward. Throughout life, her warm and generous spirit developed life-long friendships.
She loved to attend dances of any kind. On any given evening, her friends would pile into her automobile to attend a dance. It was here she met Alfred (Al) Moretti.
She attended the UW-Madison. Luna worked in the Waukesha County Foundry and General Malleable laboratories where she earned accolades from the U.S. Navy.
Luna married Al Moretti in 1953 and lived on Lake Keesus for 42 years where they raised three children. She was a charter Lake Keesus Women’s Club member, Scout leader, active in the PTA & Red Cross Swimming lessons chair. They also owned/operated the GEM Hardware store in Sussex.
Once retired, they moved to Sun City, AZ and traveled the world until Al’s passing in 1997. Luna was married to Thomas Fish 2000-2007.
Luna loved traveling, golf, ceramics, making jewelry, raising cactus and tracing genealogy via the Mayflower, back to 670 A.D.
Luna is preceded in death by her parents, husbands and siblings Mary Brooks & Samuel Oudenhoven. Survived by children James (Rebecca) Moretti, Pam (Todd) Ferrell &Carol (Barbara Behling) Moretti. Grandchildren Benjamin (Marjory) Moretti, Larissa Moretti and Alison Ferrell, great grandchildren, cousins, sister-in-law Shirley Oudenhoven and Tom Fish’s children Lew, Janet and Kathy & grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, please donate to your favorite charity.
Full details at: https://www.dignitymemorial.com/obituaries/sun-city-az/luna-moretti-10907070