Services are scheduled for 10 a.m. on Friday, June 21, 2013, at LaGrone Funeral Chapel for Richard “Dick” Moore, 80, of Roswell, who passed away on June 18, 2013, at his residence from pulmonary fibrosis. Pastor Richard Smith will officiate.
Dick was born on May 1, 1933, in Chattanooga, Tenn., to Roy and Daisy Moore. They have both preceded him in death.
He married Joyce Ewing on Nov. 18, 1972, in Aurora, Colo. She survives him at the home. They moved to New Mexico in 1977. He received an associate’s degree from Eastern New Mexico University-Roswell. He was a staff sergeant in the United States Army. He also worked for the City of Roswell, water plant, for Trona Mine in Wyoming in 1976, at the Arsenal in Denver, Colo., where the work was detoxifying nerve gas from 1973 to ’76. He loved watching football, especially the Denver Broncos.
He is survived by sons Richard Glenn Moore and wife, Barb, of Great Falls, Mont., Roger Gregory Moore and wife, Lenore, of Roswell, Daniel Moore, of Rio Rancho and Duane Roop, of Hypoluxo, Fla.; seven grandchildren Jared, Curtis, Cory, Stephanie, Taren, Angelica, Login to read more