George H. Moore
Wed, 12/23/2015 - 10:33am admin
Nov. 7, 1933 - Dec. 19, 2015
George H. Moore, age 82, of Quinn, S.D., died on Saturday, Dec. 19, 2015, at the Hans P. Peterson Memorial Hospital in Philip.
George H. Moore was born Nov. 7, 1933, to John and Nora Moore. He grew up in the Elm Springs area and graduated high school from Rapid City.
On Dec. 31, 1960, George married Verna Kathryn Huether. They ranched at Elm Springs and raised their four children. After Verna passed away in 1982, he moved to Wall where he was a substitute mail carrier. George married Lorna O’Bryan on Oct. 14, 1989. They made their home in Wall and later moved to Quinn.
George had a great sense of humor and loved going to auctions. All the family and friends will enjoy all the treasures he shared that he had found from auctions far and wide. If there was an auction close by, George would be there. He enjoyed fishing with his buddy, Smoot, down on the Belle Fourche River. George will be missed by all his family and friends.
George was dearly loved and enjoyed by all his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He thoroughly loved them and had a special place in his heart for his great-granddaughter, Jackie Bennett.
Survivors include his wife, Lorna Moore, Quinn; daughters, Jill (Randy) Zenisek of Douglas, Wyo., Nancy (Mike) Jourdan, Douglas, Wyo., and JoAnn Moore, Node, Wyo.; step-children Terry (Chris) Baldwin, Belvidere, Tammy (Brett) Prang, Kadoka, Scot (Jodie) O’Bryan, Belvidere, Shelly O’Bryan, Cottonwood, Casey O’Bryan, Floyd, N.M.; 18 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
George was preceded in death by his first wife, Verna; son, Lloyd; four sisters, Doris (Harry) Weber, Bernice (Richard) Williams, Ruby Bruner Nolan, and Mary (Arthur) Raetz; and three brothers, Maynard (Beverly) Moore, Martin (Wilma) Moore, and Wayne (Nita) Moore.
Memorial services were held Wednesday, Dec. 23, 2015, at the United Methodist Church in Wall.
Private family interment will be held at a later date.
Arrangements were with Rush Funeral Home of Wall.