Robert W. Moore, 71, of Boyertown, passed away at home on Oct.18 surrounded by loved ones and friends.
Robert was born on July 1, 1941 in Pottstown. He was the son of the late John and Margaret (Horvath) Moore.
He was employed at Firestone for 22 years as an industrial engineer and then at Merck for 20 years, also as an industrial engineer. He retired from Merck in 1999.
Robert was a veteran of the U.S. Army; he enjoyed hunting, fishing, bowling and being active at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church.
Robert is survived by his wife of 40 years, Elizabeth (Schmutz) Moore, daughter Sherrie Moore of Lake Tahoe, Calif., and a grand dog, "Chief." He is also survived by a sister-in-law Gloria Grebe, nieces and nephews, and a brother, Thomas Moore.
Robert's Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 23 at 6 p.m. with visitation from 4 to 6 p.m. at Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1749 S. Main St., Bechtelsville.
Memorial contributions in Robert's name may be made to the
, 1626 Locust St., Philadelphia, PA 19103 or the
The family wishes to thank all the doctors, nurses and caregivers for Robert's wonderful care.
Arrangements are by Auer Cremation Services of Pa., Inc.