Maryanne Garberg Moore

January 5, 1962October 15, 2018
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Maryanne Garberg Moore, age 56, of Jacksonville, FL, passed away Monday, October 15, 2018. She was born January 5, 1962 in Providence, RI, the daughter of Dennis R. Garberg, Sr. and Anne “Emma” McSoley.

Maryanne was a loving wife, daughter, mother, sister and friend. Family was her priority and any free time was often spent with them, enjoying shopping, theater, restaurants, and – especially – the beach! At work, she has been the Director of the Jacksonville Campus of Jersey College for over seven years. She loved her job and all that it entailed. Nothing was more rewarding to her than helping students achieve their dreams. Nothing was more delightful to those around her than the sound of her laugh. She lived to help others, both at work and at home.

In addition to her parents, Maryanne is also survived by her husband, Gary Moore; son, Joseph Garberg; daughters, Maggie Jeffers & her husband Michael Jeffers and Stephanie Garberg; brothers, Dennis Garberg, Jr. & his wife Lynn Garberg and Steven Garberg; grandchildren, Ryleigh, Sophiyah, Ian and Ellahnah; nephew, Steven Garberg, Jr.; and nieces, Madisyn Garberg and Ashley Benson.

The family will receive friends at 11 a.m. with a funeral service beginning at 12 p.m., Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Blount & Curry, Terrace Oaks Chapel, Temple Terrace. Interment will follow the service at Hillsboro Memorial Park, Brandon.

Flowers accepted, or a donation may be made in Maryanne's memory to the American Heart Association.


  • Visitation Saturday, October 20, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, October 20, 2018

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Kathleen Carney Grimley

October 23, 2018

To Maryanne's family, I'm so sorry for your loss. When I moved to North Providence from CT in 1974, Maryanne was one of my first and best friends for many years. I hope you like the sweet picture I have of her from around that time. Please accept my sincere condolences. Kathleen

Shelly and Bob Crum

October 20, 2018

It’s hard finding the exact words to say at a time like this. Anne and Steve we know your hearts are broken.
The family picture at the beach Condo tells the story of how much love you have for each other.
Your daughter/sister Maryanne is always going to be with you.
Have peace knowing she is in heaven watching over you and the rest of your family, and there will be a time that you will all see each other again!

Christina Ricci

October 19, 2018

I’m heartbroken and deeply saddened to hear of Maryanne’s passing. Maryanne and I became instant friends in the 80s, I’ll never forget her kindness to me through many times but the biggest was through my pregnancy, she insisted I go to her obstetrician and made my appointment for me and came with me, she played such a huge roll in my life at the most crucial time. She was a gem a true friend and will never be forgotten. My heart and prayers are with all who are missing her beautiful presence.
Love Always
Christina Ricci

Susan Dowd

October 19, 2018

To the Garberg Family.
Charlie and I were saddened to hear of Maryanne passing. We have so many fond memories of her from our younger days. Especially when I would come to Florida to visit and I would ask her for directions and Maryanne would allways say 5 minutes away even if it was a hour away. It was allways 5 minutes. Maryanne you have so much to be proud of great mother, daughter, sister and friend. She will be sadly missed bye so many of us. To the Garberg family we offer our sincere condolences. Maryanne rest and peace.❤️ Until we meet again.
Susan Dowd & Charlie Dowd

Lisa Duchesne

October 19, 2018

To the Garberg Family- Greg and I were saddened to hear of Maryanne's passing. I have so many fond memories of her from my teen years when life was simpler. I was always welcome at your home for weekend sleepovers (some planned and some sneaking in) and most Sunday afternoon dinners I spent at your home. I was happy to connect with Maryanne over facebook the past few years and connect in person this past summer in Narragansett,RI. I was humbled to see Maryanne had remained free-spirited and positive throughout her adult life. You have much to be proud of- a great mom, daughter, and friend- she will be missed by so many of us. Maryanne, once again you have made me stop and think about things that really matter and that life is short and precious. I will miss your laugh the most and the shoulder to lean on. Love- Lisa Duchesne

Sherrie (Marshall) Petricone

October 19, 2018

I'm both shocked and heartbroken. I met Maryanne in high school, and we became fast and close friends. I left NPH in 12th grade and lost touch. Through facebook I finally reconnected with Maryanne after so many years of thinking of and missing her. We had a lot of great fun times together, sometimes getting in trouble... Skipping classes and having aunt Catherine pick us up and going to Roger Williams Park, listening and singing to that Boz Scaggs tape all day, making up dance routines for the high school dances...I once got caught by Mom Anne when she came home early and we were bunking school at her house..I hid in the sun room, but she caught me before I could make an escape... LOL. More seriously she helped me through some difficult times I was having at home, she was a shoulder to cry on, gave me advice and was just a great friend to me through it all. I was so happy to see her and the family again at the beach house a couple of years ago. I would have hugged her tighter and stayed so much longer if I knew it would be the last time I would see her. To the Garberg family, I offer my sincerest condolences. Maryanne, Rest well my sweet friend, until we meet again. Love you my friend. XO

Nicole Lomberg

October 19, 2018

Maryanne I'm still in shock that you have passed away. I have fond memories of you from the Hackensack CAN days. I remember being excited that you spelled Maryanne the same way my mom does. I haven't seen you too much since you started in Florida but you were always so upbeat and funny. I'm so sorry to your family and especially your mom, Anne who I have known since 2005. Jersey College and the world truly lost a wonderful person. xo and may you RIP.

Linda (Woisard) Lawless

October 18, 2018

Although many years have passed , I often thought of you and your beautiful
family. I remember the fun we’d have at
our dad’s plumbing cookouts( I always had an overnight bag with me) and coaxing our parents into permission for
sleepovers...many laughs along the way!
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your entire family. Rest in peace my
friend. Linda (Woisard) Lawless😢🙏🏼❤️

Linda Lawless(Woisard)

October 18, 2018

Although so many years have passed...
I often thought of you and your beautiful
family. I remember the fun we’d have at
our dad’s plumbing cookouts ( always had
an overnight bag with me) and coaxing
them into permission for sleepovers. I am
deeply saddened to hear of your passing ,
but somewhat at peace knowing that your life was filled with an abundance
of love and happiness. Rest in peace my
friend. God Bless You and your entire
family. Linda (Woisard) Lawless🙏🏼❤️

Heidi Loffredo

October 18, 2018

Maryanne it is so hard to believe you are not here any longer , we have been life long friends and have definitely pushed the limits many times . I grew up with your family and they are the best .
One of my best memories were when we would sit up in the barn and eat pumpkin seeds and talk and laugh for hours or walk around gillen platt together always meeting up with friends , I basically lived at your house as kids and you would tell me horror stories about a body being in the chimney. Lol, you are going to be so missed by so many people , and how you loved your family and children .
You are the best and I will never forget that laugh , you always had such a great laugh .you will now fly with the angell’s and until we meet again . RIP love you 😘🙏🏻❤️