Details for Bob Moore

Bob Andrew Moore, 85, passed away in The Villages, Florida on July 25, 2019. He was born in Madisonville, KY on June 8, 1934 to the late Velmer and Monte Moore.

He is survived by his three children, Susan Lenis (Fernando) of Miami Springs, Florida, Shari Winstead (Craig) of Madisonville, Kentucky, and Stuart Moore (Tracy) of Georgetown, Kentucky; five grandchildren, Andrew Lenis (Tammi), Katie Lenis, Erin Blackburn (Matt), Emily Moore Norwood (Christian), and Holly Moore; four great-grandchildren, Theo Lenis, Ari Lenis, Addelynn Graves and Jayce Andrew Norwood.

Bob is preceded in death by his wife, Hylda Moore.

Bob began his military career in 1956 in the US Army Reserves. He worked his way up to Lieutenant Colonel and retired with honors in 1984 after 27 years of service. He also was an educator, teaching math, chemistry and physics, and worked as office manager for the family business, Boggess Chevrolet for 24 years.

Bob and his wife, Hylda, retired full-time to The Villages, Florida in 1996 where he was able to play golf year-around and avoid snowy winters. He enjoyed taking exercise classes, listening to music, working puzzles, and watching mystery series. He is admired for his positive and persistent attitude despite any circumstance.

Military honors will be performed at Florida National Cemetery in Bushnell, Florida on Friday, August 23, 2019 at 1:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his memory to: The Villages Hospice House (Cornerstone), 601 Casa Bella, The Villages, FL 32162.

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