Robert P. "Tooter" Moore, 70, of Crescent City passed away on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at Presence St. Mary's Hospital in Kankakee.
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Robert was born February 8, 1943 in Detroit, MI, the son of Robert E. and Betty Jo Fuller Moore and they preceded him in death. He married Virginia Meents on December 29, 1962 in Kankakee and she survives.
Also surviving are four daughters, Janie (Andrew) Norder of Crescent City, Julie (Daniel) Neill of Normal, Jenifer (James) St. Peter of Gilman and Jolyn (Clint) Schaumburg of Watseka; and seven grandchildren, Lauren & Leanne Neill, Logan, Nathan & Emily St. Peter and Hayden & Evan Schaumburg.
Mr. Moore served in the U.S. Army and was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church in Crescent City. He was a truck driver for Rudolf Express for 12 years and was owner & operator of Bob's Radiator Repair for over 15 years.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, December 9, 2013 at St. Peter Lutheran Church in Crescent City. Pastor Joel Brown will officiate.
A graveside service will be at 2:00 p.m. at Kankakee Memorial Garden with military graveside rites by the Watseka American Legion Post #23 and Iroquois County VFW Post #7450.
Visitation will be from 2:00-5:00 p.m. on Sunday, December 8, 2013 at Knapp Funeral Home in Watseka and 1 hour prior to the service at the church.
Memorials may be made to the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation or
Please sign the online guestbook at knappfuneralhomes.com.
Published in Times Republic on Dec. 6, 2013