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James Willard Moore Obituary

James "Jim" Willard Moore James "Jim" Willard Moore, 81, of Waynesboro, died on Wednesday, December 5, 2012, at Shenandoah House in Fishersville, Virginia. Jim was born on April 5, 1931, in Washington Court House, Ohio, the only son of the late John Willard and Dorothy Virginia (Wiatt) Moore. Jim served in the United States Air Force and was based in Korea and Japan during the Korean War. He graduated from Ohio Northern University, in 1957, with a degree in pharmacy. Jim worked as a Pharmacist for 40 years prior to his retirement. He loved woodworking, painting, bird watching, genealogy, mowing the lawn, and Ohio State Football. He was a member of the Ohio Northern Alumni Association and a lifetime member of the Norwalk VFW. Jim also enjoyed military history. On October 9, 1954, he married Elizabeth Mary O'Donnell of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. In addition to his wife, Jim is survived by two daughters, Rosemarie Franz and husband, Stephen, of Fishersville, Virginia, and Erica Moore and husband, Leonard Queiroz, of Frederick, Maryland; five grandchildren, Nicholas Franz, Logan Franz, Katherine Franz, Alexander Queiroz, Zachary Queiroz; special cousins, Donald Moore of Washington Court House, Ohio, Fran Hendrie and husband, Bill, of Redwood Valley, California, James Wiatt and wife, Elizabeth, of Blue Ash, Ohio. He also leaves behind his beloved dog, "Tiffany".

A private family observance will be held at a later date at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Rittman, Ohio. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Augusta Regional S.P.C.A., P.O. Box 2014, Staunton, VA 24402. Those wishing may share a memory or an online condolence by visiting Arrangements entrusted to the Waynesboro Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes, 540-949-8383.

This obituary was originally published in the News Virginian.
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Waynesboro, VA: James (Jim) Willard Moore, 81, of Waynesboro, died on December 5, 2012 at Shenandoah House in Fishersville, VA Jim was born on April 5, 1931 in Washington Court House, Ohio. He was... Read Obituary

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