Jerry L. Moore

August 30, 1935 ‒ November 27, 2005

Galena, Ohio

Jerry L. Moore, age 70 of Galena passed away Sunday, November 27, 2005 at St. Ann’s Hospital.

He was born on August 30, 1935 in Portsmouth to the late Everett and Pearl (Russell) Moore. A US Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict, he moved to the Galena area in 1970 from Columbus. Jerry retired in 1988 from the City of Columbus, where he worked as a foreman for the street dept. He enjoyed golf, working on cars with his favorite being the Lincoln Mark II, but his family was most important in his life.

Survived by his loving wife of 43 years: Alice (Clark), Daughter: Lora (Chris) Douglas of Centerburg, Son: Matt (Heidi) Moore of Galena, Grandchildren: Ryan, Matthew, Nikki, Jenny, Jessica, Daniel, Christopher, Sister: Yvonne (Don) Powell, Brothers: Carl (Margaret) and Al Moore.

Preceded in death by Brothers: Red, Junior, Clarence, Kenny, and Sister: Betty Anderson.

Friends may call Wednesday 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at the DeVore-Snyder Funeral Home, SR 3 at 61, Sunbury, where services will be held Thursday 10:30 a.m. with his nephew: Steve Moore officiating, interment will follow in Galena Cemetery.

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