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 Kenneth H. Moore

Kenneth H. Moore

Mineral, Bureau County, Illinois, USA
Death 12 Jul 1992 (aged 81)
Rockford, Winnebago County, Illinois, USA
Burial Sterling, Whiteside County, Illinois, USA
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Kenneth H. Moore, 81, Rock Falls, died July 12, 1992 at Swedish American Hospital, Rockford, after a short illness.

Kenneth H. Moore was born Jan. 6, 1911, in Mineral, the son of George and Minnie (Lempke) Moore. He married Geraldine S. Roush on Dec. 10, 1933, at St. Patrick Catholic Church, Sheffield.

They farmed in the Mineral and Sheffield area from 1936 to 1955 when they moved to the Rock Falls area and frmed until his retirement in 1977.  

He was a member of St. Andrew Catholic Church, Rock Falls; the L.O.O.M., Sterling and the Whiteside County Farm Bureau. He was the township assessor for Montmorency Township for 22 years and Hume Township for eight years.

Surviving are his wife, three daughters, Mrs. James (Elaine) Vercher and Mrs. Norman (Karen) Barnum, , Mrs. Everett (Elouise) Bonar; two sons, Roger (Rogene) Moore and Mark (Barbara) Moore; 16 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and one sister, Mrs. William (Cynthia) Odey.

He is preceded in death by ; his parents; one brother, Elmer.

A prayer services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at the Melvin-Schilling Funeral Home, Sterling, followed by a 10:30 a.m. Mass of the Resurrection at St. Andrew Catholic Church, Rock Falls with the Rev. Bernard Mullane, pastor, officiating. Burial will be at Oak Knoll Memorial Park. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. and 6:30-8:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home with a prayer service at 8:30 p.m.

A memorial has been established to St. Andrew Catholic Church.

The Rockford Register Star
Rockford, IL
July 14, 1992

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Husband of Geraldine S. "Jeri" Roush.

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