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STATE LINE, Ind. - Charles David "Dave" Moore, 73, State Line, Ind., passed away in the VA Illiana Healthcare System on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2017, at 5:56 p.m.
Dave was born in Williamsport, Ind., on June 15, 1944. He was the son of the late Ralph and Alleyne (Cormick) Moore. He grew up in the Tab and Ambia area in Warren County. He later moved to Arizona and lived there until entering the U.S. Army in 1961. He served during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged as a PFC in 1964. Following his honorable discharge from the service he entered into the Indiana National Guard. He moved to the Williamsport area. He has resided in State Line for the past 20 years.
Dave became the first Warren County jailer hired. Following his work as a jailer in Warren County he became a police officer and worked for the Veedersburg Police Department. Dave then began working at Harrison Steel Castings Company as a crane operator. His final employment was working as an Emergency Medical Technician for the Warren County Ambulance service.
Dave was a member of the Fountain Lodge No. 60 F.& A.M.; member of the Scottish Rite Valley of Terre Haute. He had been attending the Circle of Gratitude and Love Church in Tilton, Ill. He enjoyed working on small engines and enjoyed target shooting with pistols and rifles.
Dave leaves behind his four sons, Charles David "Punkie" Moore, Oklahoma, Adam Moore, Warren County, Mark (Dedra) Moore, West Point and Rob (Deb) Moore, Attica; a brother, Lanny (Liz) Moore, Jacksonville, Fla.; five grandchildren, Mike Shepherd, Addison Moore, Hayley Moore, Brody Moore and Cameron Moore. He was preceded in death by a sister, Charlene Keller along with two infant brothers and an infant sister.
Friends may call at the Maus Funeral Home, Attica, on Tuesday, Oct. 10, from 5 - 8 p.m. EDT with a masonic memorial service beginning at 8 p.m. EDT. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, Oct. 11, noon EDT with Minister Susan Dancing Star officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in the V.A. National Cemetery, Danville. Memorial contributions may be made to the Lafayette Honor Flight. Condolences may be sent on line to www.mausfuneralhome.com.
Published on October 7, 2017
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