John Justin Moore, beloved husband, father and son, of Crystal Lake, passed away suddenly Monday, April 28, 2014, at the age of 43.
Born Oct. 21, 1970, in Plattsburgh, N.Y., to Jerome and Susan Moore (nee Flannery), John attended Saratoga Springs High School and later Plattsburgh State University. He and Margaret "Maggie" (nee Nichols) joined in marriage on July 5, 1997, in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. John was a proud member of the U.S. Army Reserves. He was a senior technical director at AT&T, a self-employed businessman of the Algonquin Family Laundromat, and also involved with other business ventures. John belonged to numerous organizations such as the Nunda Masonic Lodge No. 169 of Crystal Lake, the Crystal Lake Chamber of Commerce, Algonquin Chamber of Commerce, the American Legion and also a member at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church. He graciously volunteered his time to the Northern Illinois Food Bank and with the Alpha Phi Omega Service Fraternity. He will be sadly missed by his many families.
John is survived by his loving wife, Maggie; children, Collin Jerome Moore and Lena Donnarumma; parents, Jerome and Susan; sister, Amy S. (Brendan) Kelly; brother, William B. (Christina) Moore; uncles, Kevin, Christopher, Patrick, and Dennis Flannery; aunt, Linda Flannery; cousins, Bridget and Chelsey Flannery; nephews, Justin and Joey Moore, Alex Kelly; and nieces, Cetera Moore, and Mackenzie Kelly.
He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, John and Ann Flannery; paternal grandparents, Justin and Catherine Moore; and uncle, John Flannery.
The visitation will be held from 3 to 8 p.m. today, Monday, May 5, 2014, with a Masonic service beginning at 8 p.m. at Davenport Family Funeral Home, 419 E Terra Cotta Ave (Rt 176) Crystal Lake. There will be a brief visitation the following day, Tuesday, May 6 from 10 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Brian Grady officiating. Burial will follow at Crystal Lake Memorial Park.
Flowers or memorial donations in John's name may be made to the Northern Illinois Food Bank, 273 Dearborn Ct, Geneva, IL 60134 or to the National Psoriasis Foundation, www.psoriasis .org/donate.
To leave the family online condolences please visit www.davenportfamily.com or call the funeral home at (815) 459-3411 for information.
Davenport Family Funeral Home - Crystal Lake - Crystal Lake
419 E. Terra Cotta Ave. Crystal Lake, IL 60014
Published in The Saratogian on May 5, 2014