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Paul G Moen

Birth
Madison, Dane County, Wisconsin, USA
Death 27 Oct 2011 (aged 80)
Platteville, Grant County, Wisconsin, USA
Burial Platteville, Grant County, Wisconsin, USA
Memorial ID 79573528 · View Source
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Dubuque Telegraph Herald - October 30, 2011

PLATTEVILLE, Wis. -- Paul G. Moen, 80, of Platteville, died Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011, at Southwest Health Center Hospital, Platteville.

Services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 31, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Platteville, with the Rev. John Del Priore officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Platteville, where military rites will be accorded by American Legion Post 42 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5274. Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Melby-Bendorf Funeral Home & Crematory, Platteville, where the parish rosary will be recited at 3:45 p.m. Friends also may call from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service Monday at the church.

He was born on July 22, 1931, in Madison, son of Hans and Gladys (Davies) Moen. He graduated from Madison East High School.

Paul served in the Marines from 1949 to 1953, serving in Korea from 1952 to 1953, as a sergeant.

He married Dolores Kurt on April 16, 1955, at St. Michael's Catholic Church, Dane.

Upon moving to Platteville and raising his family, Paul worked at John Deere Dubuque Works for 30 years as a machinist.

He was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Platteville, singing in the church choir and offering Communion to the homebound for many years. He was a member of the American Legion Post 42, VFW Post 5274 and the Knights of Columbus where he was a 4th Degree Knight.

Paul enjoyed singing and was part of the "Music Men" Barber Shop Quartet out of Dubuque. He enjoyed volunteering in the church, hospital and community along with playing euchre and following the Badgers and Packers. Paul had a zest for life and a smile for all.

Surviving are his wife, Dolores Moen, of Platteville; four sons, DuWayne (Nina) Kurt, of Dane, Donald (Karla Ditsch-Moen) Moen, of Evansville, Dennis (Linda) Moen, of Platteville, and Jeff (Julie) Moen, of Huntsville, Ala.; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Marietta Moen, of Madison; brothers-in-law, Carl (Jeanette) Kurt, of Dane, and Silvin (Rosie) Kurt, of Cottage Grove; and 17 nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Deon Moen.


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  • Created by: Mr. Badger Hawkeye
  • Added: 30 Oct 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 79573528
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Paul G Moen (22 Jul 1931–27 Oct 2011), Find A Grave Memorial no. 79573528, citing Calvary Cemetery, Platteville, Grant County, Wisconsin, USA ; Maintained by Mr. Badger Hawkeye (contributor 46542485) .