Robert 'Bobby' Moore
August 1, 1940 - November 9, 2017
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ROBERT 'BOBBY' MOORE
MUSCATINE, Iowa - Robert 'Bobby' Moore, 77, of Muscatine, passed away on Thursday, November 9, 2017, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in the Palliative Care Unit.

Funeral Mass will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, November 16, 2017, at St. Mathias Church. A time of food and fellowship will be held in Gannon Hall immediately following the mass. Private Burial will take place in Memorial Park Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. The family respectfully requests no flowers. To honor Bobby please consider donations to Special Olympics of Muscatine or Camp Courageous. Online condolences: www.wittichfuneralhome.com

Bobby was born on August 1, 1940, in Muscatine, the son of Robert John and Marcella Mary Wright McKillip. Ernest Moore through love and adoption became his dad.

Bob loved all of his siblings very much. He enjoyed participating in Special Olympics and attended Camp Courageous numerous times.

Those left to honor his memory include his step-mother, Violet McKillip; eight sisters, Ernestine Van de Weerd, Liz Fitzpatrick, Della Kienast, Jean Brown, Karen Staats, Sandy Banks, Gail McKillip, and Vikki Coulter; two brothers, Ricky and Jim McKillip.

He was preceded in death by his father; his mother and adoptive father; two sisters and one brother in infancy; five sisters, Madonna Kircher, Ruthann Beaham, Carolyn Beik, Jenni Shur, and Joyce Noah; and three brothers, Ronnie and Bernard Moore and Wesley H. McKillip.
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Date & Time

Wed, November 15, 2017
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM


Location

Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home
1931 Houser Street
Muscatine, Iowa 52761


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Date & Time

Thu, November 16, 2017
11:00 AM


Location

St. Mathias Church
215 West Eighth Street
Muscatine, Iowa 52761


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Taylor witte
Nov 14, 2017

Dear Jean I am sorry for your loss

Rose Laing
Nov 13, 2017

Dear Jean and families my deepest sympathy he was such a treasure and I was blessed to know him I was so glad I got to see him at the Crossroads carnival along with his loving sister I know your heart is so broken Jean ... more

Nov 13, 2017
Dear Jean and families my deepest sympathy he was such a treasure and I was blessed to know him I was so glad I got to see him at the Crossroads carnival along with his loving sister I know your heart is so broken Jean you were so good to him it. You must feel as you lost your best friend he was a good man God will take good care of him ❤️❤️

Rose Laing
Trisha Freers
Nov 12, 2017

Jean and family, I'm so saddened to hear of the loss of Bobby. He was a wonderful, contagious with his kindeness man. I will miss seeing his face and listening to him talk about the farm, his vacations to Texas and if h... more

Nov 12, 2017
Jean and family, I'm so saddened to hear of the loss of Bobby. He was a wonderful, contagious with his kindeness man. I will miss seeing his face and listening to him talk about the farm, his vacations to Texas and if he will work on Mondays :) Peace be with Bob and all his family. Our Christmas party this year will miss his loss tremendously. Dance in heaven Bobby.

Trisha Freers
Stephanie Clester
Nov 12, 2017

Bob's family and friends have our deepest condolences. Bob was a wonderful man who brightened everyone's day he came in contact with. My daughter, along with many others on the Strikers League will miss him dearly, espec... more

Nov 12, 2017
Bob's family and friends have our deepest condolences. Bob was a wonderful man who brightened everyone's day he came in contact with. My daughter, along with many others on the Strikers League will miss him dearly, especially on Wednesday evenings. Fly high Bob, you are a blessed angel in the heavens above. With sincere sympathy, Stephanie Clester & Alexia Fulcher

Stephanie Clester
Eldon Jr. And Debbie Ballenger
Nov 12, 2017

To All Bob's Family, We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one...Bob was a great person and we will miss chatting with him on Wednesday nights, watching him bowl and listening to him talk about his upcomi... more

Nov 12, 2017
To All Bob's Family, We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one...Bob was a great person and we will miss chatting with him on Wednesday nights, watching him bowl and listening to him talk about his upcoming trips and vacations...You are all in our thoughts in this time of need...Please take care, Eldon Jr. and Debbie Ballenger

Eldon Jr. And Debbie Ballenger
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