Archive for Thursday, May 31, 2001

Charles A. Moore

May 31, 2001

Services for Charles Moore, 78, Tonganoxie, were May 30, at the United Methodist Church, Tonganoxie. Burial was in Glenwood Cemetery, Basehor.

Mr. Moore died Sunday, May 27, 2001 at the Tonganoxie Nursing Center.

He was born March 26, 1923 in Florence, Kan., the son of Arthur and Leona Moore. He married Geraldine McCall in 1973. He was a WW II Army veteran, a member of the United Methodist Church, Basehor, the American Legion Post No. 170, Chanute, Kan., VFW Post No. 11499, Basehor, and the Phi Mu Symponia honorary fraternity. He received a bachelor of arts degree in business and a master's degree in Spanish from Emporia State College. He retired in 1987 from Neosho County Community College, where he taught Spanish, French and business classes.

Survivors include his wife, Geraldine, Tonganoxie; a daughter, Sarah Moore Glod, Richmond, Va.; a stepdaughter, Marilyn McGown, Tonganoxie; a brother, Fred Moore, Effingham, Ill.; two grandchildren and two step-grandchildren.

The family suggests memorials to the United Methodist Church, Basehor, in care of Quisenberry Funeral Home, PO Box 993, Tonganoxie, Kan., 66086.

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