Earl Moore

Colo, Iowa

Earl Waymond Moore, 84, of Colo, Iowa, passed away Sunday, May 26, 2019, at his home.

A celebration of Earl’s life will be 3-6 p.m. on Sunday, June 9, at the Twin Anchors Golf Course Club House in Colo, Iowa. There will also be a celebration of Earl’s life on Sunday, June 16, at 2:30 p.m. at the Moose Lodge in Mitchell. It is located on 516 W. 15th Ave.

Earl was born Feb. 24, 1935, in Aurora to Walter and Esther (Wetzel) Moore. He graduated from Artesian High School. 

On Nov. 9, 1957, he was united in marriage to Bonnie Jean Ryan. Together they lived in Dundee, Iowa for a few years, then Geneva, Ill., and eventually settled in Colo, Iowa. They operated Twin Anchors Campground for 22 years, later adding Twin Anchors R.V. Sales & Service and Twin Anchors Golf Course. Earl enjoyed hunting, fishing and animals. He also liked to travel and visit with people.

Earl is survived by his children, Lynn (Ken Mareck) Moore of Minneapolis, Minn., Lori Butler (Scott Lovrine) of Madison, Wis., and Donald (Bobby) Moore of Nevada, Iowa; his brother, Howard (Myrna) Moore of Mitchell; his sister-in-law, Raeburn Moore of Mitchell; his brother-in-law, Howard Bechen of Mitchell; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Bonnie; his brother Melvin Moore; and a sister, Marge Bechen.

Comments are closed.

  • Weather

    Woonsocket
    November 28, 2021, 2:52 am
    Mostly cloudy
    20°F
    real feel: 20°F
    humidity: 85%
    wind speed: 4 mph WNW
    wind gusts: 7 mph
     
  • Upcoming Events

    November 2021
    Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday
    October 31, 2021 November 1, 2021 November 2, 2021 November 3, 2021 November 4, 2021 November 5, 2021 November 6, 2021
    November 7, 2021 November 8, 2021 November 9, 2021 November 10, 2021 November 11, 2021 November 12, 2021 November 13, 2021
    November 14, 2021 November 15, 2021 November 16, 2021 November 17, 2021 November 18, 2021 November 19, 2021 November 20, 2021
    November 21, 2021 November 22, 2021 November 23, 2021 November 24, 2021 November 25, 2021 November 26, 2021 November 27, 2021
    November 28, 2021 November 29, 2021 November 30, 2021 December 1, 2021 December 2, 2021 December 3, 2021 December 4, 2021
  • Recent Posts

  • Contact Us

    Ph/Fax: 605.796.4221
    Email: swj4221@icloud.com

    PO BOX 218
    Woonsocket, SD 57385
  • Archives