Leonard D. Moore

Leonard D. Moore, 87, of Shorewood, IL, formerly of Fairview Hgts., IL. born Friday, March 23, 1923, in Willisville, IL, died Friday, November 26, 2010 at Weiss Hospice Hospital in Chicago, IL.

Mr. Moore worked as an executive with Amstead Industries, was a member of the Belleville Elks and Belleville Moose Clubs, and a member of the Fairview Heights City Development Council and Lighting District. He was devoted to the improvement of education in Illinois, serving as a member, and Past President of District 201 Belleville School Board. He worked tirelessly in the District and in Washington to bring additional educational resources to our State.

He was preceded in death by his:

  • Parents: Jesse and Nancy nee Brown, Moore
  • Brother: Roy Moore

Surviving are his:

  • Wife: Leah J. nee Oliver, Moore
  • Daughters
    • Sharon (Alan) Tunkel of Naperville, IL
    • Deborah (David) Ferguson of Jefferson City , MO
  • Grandchildren
    • Mark Tunkel
    • Jonathan Tunkel
    • Megan Lewis
    • Jeffrey Tunkel
    • Alex Ferguson
    • Leah Ferguson
  • Great-Grandchildren
    • Brady Tunkel
    • Gavin Tunkel
    • Mason Tunkel
    • Amanda Tunkel

Memorials: Memorials may be made to the American Macular Degeneration Foundation.

Visitation: Friends may call from 4-8pm on Thursday, December 2, 2010 at the Kurrus Funeral Home, Belleville, Illinois.

Funeral: Funeral services will be held at 11am on friday, December 3, 2010 at Kurrus Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Valhalla Gardens of Memory, Belleville, IL.

Condolences left for Leonard D. Moore:

    Our deepest sympathy in the loss of your father.
    Keeping you and your family in thoughts and prayers for God's peace and strength in the days ahead.
    Deb and Joel Stava

    Joel and Deb Stava Naperville IL 60565