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Monday, July 23, 2012 1:03 PM

April 26, 1929-July 22, 2012


William “Skeeter” E. Moore, 83, of Defiance, died Sunday at Glenn Park of Defiance.

He was born April 26, 1929, in Defiance, to Mitchell and Elva (Byers) Moore.

Survivors include daughters Sherry (Richard) Laurie of Guelph, Ontario and Barbara (Roger) LaForce of Talbott, Tenn.; sister Margaret Wiseman of Ocala, Fla.; stepgrandson Jamie LaForce; grandchildren Heather and Jennifer Laurie and Corey Wagner; and great granddaughter Darrian Wagner.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Mitchell Moore, Jr.

Mr. Moore was a United States Army veteran who retired from the Lima Ford Engine Plant in 1991 after 16 years of employment there. He had also been employed with Pepsi in Bryan and Bunny Bread in Defiance. He was a 1947 Defiance High School graduate.

Family-only interment services will be held at Riverside Cemetery in Defiance. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Lawson-Roessner Funeral Home at 1753 S. Clinton St. in Defiance.

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