ESTHERVILLE - Funeral services for Gene Moore, 75, of Armstrong will be held 10:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Estherville with Pastor Pamela Proughty and Pastor Paul Moore officiating. Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Sunday at Henry-Olson Funeral Chapel in Estherville. Private interment will be at High Lake Cemetery in Wallingford.
He died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013, at Valley Vue Care Center in Armstrong.
Gene L. Moore, the son of Lee and Dorothy (Paugh) Moore, was born Aug. 20, 1937, in Estherville.
He received his education in the Ringsted schools, graduating from Ringsted High School.
On May 19, 1962, Gene was united in marriage to Ellen Roach in Jackson, Minn. After their marriage the couple made their home in the rural Wallingford and Ringsted area, where they farmed and raised their family. In his leisure time he enjoyed bowling. Ellen died March 18, 2010.
Gene was a member of the Elks Club in Estherville.
Left to cherish Gene's memory are his children, Rodney Moore and his wife, Janet, of Waterloo, Roger Moore of West Des Moines, Diane Bourdox of Arizona and Robert Steel and his wife, Lori, of Annadale, Minn.; 10 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and siblings, Duane Moore and his wife, Sandra, of Armstrong, Dean Moore and his wife, Dorothy, of Ringsted, Roy Moore and his wife, Sheri, of Bertha, Minn. and Charles Moore and his wife, Jackie, of Worthington, Minn.
Preceding Gene in death were his wife; his parents and sister, Margie Powell.
Online condolences may be sent to www.henryolsonfuneral.com.