Louise A. Moore, 69, of Coal Valley, formerly of Atkinson, IL passed away Saturday, June 14, 2014 at her home. Funeral services celebrating her life will be 12:00 PM (Noon), Wednesday, June 18, 2014 at Vandemore Funeral Home, Atkinson. Mark Schmidt will officiate. Per her request cremation rites will be accorded following the service. Inurnment will follow 2:30 PM Thursday at Rock Island National Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 hour prior to the service (11AM-12PM) at the funeral home. Memorials may be left to Louise A. Moore Memorial Fund.
Louise was born September 18, 1944 in Williamsfield, IL the daughter of Darrell and Mada (Stewart) Lewis. She was united in marriage to Nick R. Moore in Elmwood on September 4, 1964. He preceded her in death on November 29, 2009. Louise was a factory worker for many years at the Galva Foundry. Louise loved spending time with her grandchildren and doing hook and latch work.
Survivors include: daughter Mary (David) Schmidt of Coal Valley, IL; son: Scott Moore of Detroit, MI; 10 grandchildren; 7 adopted grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; and sister: Bab Rider of Wataga, IL
Louise was preceded in death by Nick; son, Vince Moore, and 6 siblings.