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Moore, Roderick C.
Roderick C. "Rod" Moore, 71, of Galesburg, died at 11:25 a.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at home.

He was born October 15, 1941 in Fort Knox, Ky. the son of Chester and Mildred (Perry) Moore. He married Connie (McCracken) OReilly on June 1, 1984 in Abingdon.

He is survived by his wife, Connie; son, Ricky (and Mistie) Moore of Missouri; daughters, Lori M. Moore and Susan Moore, both of Galesburg; step son, Tony (and Lori) OReilly of Galesburg, his father, Chester Moore of Cambridge, Ill.; numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; brothers, Arden (and Lorrine) Moore of Woodhull, Ill. and Delbert (and Lyn) Moore of Davenport, Iowa; sisters, Sheila (and George) Johnson of OFallon, Ill., Charlotte (and Dave) York of Milan, Ill., and Geri (and Dan) Birdsall of Lynn Center, Ill.; and sister-in-law, Judy Moore of Cambridge. He was preceded in death by his mother and a brother, Nick.

Rod was an assembler at Maytag Corporation for 34 years before retiring. He was an avid golfer and enjoyed playing and watching poker on TV, fishing, painting, archery, using his metal detector, and watching old western movies. He was a Chicago Bears fan.

Rod served in the Army National Guard Reserves.

Visitation will be noon to 1:30 p.m. Friday, May 31, 2013 at Hinchliff-Pearson-West Galesburg Chapel. Funeral service will follow at 1:30 p.m. with Rev. Lisa Cato-Crider officiating. Burial will be in East Linwood Cemetery. Memorials may be made to the family. Online condolences may be made at www.h-p-w.com.
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