Prominent Weirton Attorney, William J. Moore, 102, passed away Wednesday, March 24th 2010 in the UPMC Passavant Hospital, Pittsburgh, PA. Born August 5th, 1907 in Whitney, PA, he was a son of the late William J. and Henrietta Trasp Moore. He was also preceded in death by his wife Dorothy Morris Moore, brothers Bernard, Charles and Joseph Moore and sister Mary Chittum. Bill was a member of the 1925 graduating class of Morgantown High School. From 1928 ï¿½ 1931, he attended and graduated from the WVU College of Arts and Sciences and WVU College of Law in combined courses. He was admitted to the practice of law on June 10th, 1931 in the Circuit Court of Monongahela County, Morgantown, WV. Soon after moving to Weirton on June 11th, 1931, he opened his law firm, where he remained active for over 70 years. He appeared in the Circuit Courts of Hancock, Brooke, Monongalia and Marion Counties and in the Supreme Court of Appeals of West Virginia. He held the honor of being the oldest practicing attorney in the State of West Virginia. From 1936-1938, Mr. Moore served as Hancock County Prosecutor. His law office was a ï¿½one-man showï¿½, having served a variety of banks, insurance companies, automakers and others. Mr. Moore played the cello, loved the study of languages and was an avid painter. He was a member of St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, Order of Ahepa Hancock Chapter #103, Weirton Moose Lodge 688 and Phi Beta Kappa. Mr. Moore is survived by his daughter Gretchen Moore Langevin (Robert) of Pittsburgh, PA and grandchildren Christopher Kander and Erika Kander. Friends will be received Sunday, March 28th, 2010 from 1-3 and 6-8PM at the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home, 3219 Main Street, Weirton where Order of AHEPA Services will be conducted at 1:30PM. Funeral Mass will be celebrated 10:00AM Monday, March 29th, 2010 at St. Paul Roman Catholic Church with the Reverend Father Larry Dorsch officiating. Entombment will be in St. Paul Cemetery, Weirton. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Kidney Foundation, 700 5th Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15219.