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Darwin Moses Obituary
Darwin Moses, 93, passed away peacefully at his home in Alamogordo on November 29, 2016. He was born August 30th 1923 to Henry and Orpha Moses in Old Forge, Pennsylvania. He married the love of his life, Kathryn Evans 9-11-47 in Nashville Tennessee.

Darwin served in the Navy from 1943 to 1946 and then served in the Air Force reserve. He graduated from Vanderbilt University in 1949 with a degree in electrical Engineering.

The couple moved to Alamogordo in 1951 where Darwin worked at Holloman Air Force Base for Civil Service in a supervisory electronics engineering position. He retired in 1980 and did consulting for his department afterwards.

He was active in the First Presbyterian church. He enjoyed having lunch at the Senior Center in his later years, volunteered to do taxes for seniors and enjoyed his bridge games there.

Darwin was an avid armchair football coach, bridge player, and wrote his own programs for the PC.

He is survived by his wife of 69 years, Kathy Moses, and daughter Linda Moses Camarillo, and son James Moses and wife Elizabeth. He had 2 grandchildren Laurie Moses and husband Roger Wortman and Jonathan Moses and wife Danielle, and 2 great grandchildren Audrey Moses and Oliver Moses.

A celebration of life will be held at Hamilton O'Dell funeral home at 11am on Saturday, December 17th with Reverend John Camp officiating. A reception will follow.

In lieu of flowers the family requests contributions be made to , local chapter VFW, or the Boy Scouts of America in his name.

The Moses family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Hamilton-O'Dell Funeral Home to direct the funeral services. To sign the online register book, please visit
Published in Alamogordo Daily News from Dec. 11, 2016 to Jan. 10, 2017
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