William Presley Moore of EstesPark (formerly Loveland), 89, went home to be with the Lord Oct 20, 2013. A native of Ft Collins, the 2nd of 4 children born to Joe P. & Freda Smith Moore on Aug 23, 1924. He graduated from Ft Collins High in 1942, & served in the Navy during WWII. He had 3 children: William J. Moore, Anna Louise Tripp, & Daniel Presley Moore. He also has 4 step children: Kathy Kujawa, Linda Hodge, Sherrie Shook & Timothy Shelley. Bill was a very godly man, a real prayer warrior, a true example for Christ, & faithful witness to all around him! He was greatly loved and highly respected by his family & friends. He enjoyed a good laugh and the outdoors and was very creative with painting, whittling, & writing. Bill also enjoyed playing hymns on the piano & piano duets with his sister Dorothy. Bill is preceded in death by his brother, Robert J Moore, his sister, Dorothy Lee McGuire, his son, Danny, & his daughter Anna Tripp. He is survived by his wife, Lucille, brother, Dr. John B Moore, 5 children, 13 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, & 1 great, great grandchild! A Memorial service will be @ 11 AM, Thursday, Oct 24th at Kibbey-Fishburn, Loveland with a reception to follow @ Loveland Bible Church on Fourth Street.
Published in Loveland Reporter-Herald on Oct. 23, 2013