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Michael Kent "Mike" Moore

March 19, 1946 ~ September 10, 2019 (age 73)
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Michael Kent “Mike” Moore, 73, of Quincy passed away on Tuesday (September 10, 2019) at 12:47 AM in the Illinois Veterans Home.

Born March 19, 1946 in Quincy, IL, Michael was a son of Alfred Fred and Gail Marie Gray Moore.

Michael was a member of the Columbus Road Baptist Church.  He proudly served his country in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam War receiving the National Defense Service Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with 3 stars, Vietnam Campaign Medal with Device, Rifle Marksman Badge, and a Presidential Unit Citation.

He was self-employed in the lawn care business.  Michael was the owner operator of Moore’s Mowing Service.

Michael is survived by his longtime companion, Sharon Winters; two daughters, Amy Winters (Michael) of La Grange, MO, and Wendy Moore Chitwood of Quincy; one granddaughter; Devyn Winters of La Grange, MO; a sister, Cynthia Brunier of Minneapolis, MN; one brother, Phillip Moore (Betty) and a half brother, Ross (Tammy) Lippincott, Jr; four nieces; Tori Aldinger,  Kay Swanson (Scott), Melissa Johnson (Darin) and Lindsey Lippincott; three nephews, Todd Brunier, Phillip Moore, Jr, and Kristopher Lippincott; grandson, Zac Winters (SueAnn); two great grandchildren, Kyle and Kylie Winters and many great nieces and nephews.

Michael was preceded in death by his parents; a nephew Trent Brunier; a niece Judith Moore in infancy; and Ross Lippincott, Sr.

Funeral services will be Friday morning at 10:00 AM in the All Faith’s Chapel at the Illinois Veterans Home Chaplain David Hall officiating.  Burial will be in Sunset Cemetery with military honors by the United States Marine Corps Funeral Honor Guard and the Illinois Veterans Home Honor Guard.

Visitation will be held Friday morning in the All Faith's Chapel at the Illinois Veterans Home from 9:00 AM until the time of the services.  Zehender Robinson Stormer Cookson Funeral Home has been entrusted with his care.

Memorials may be made to the Illinois Veteran’s Home Activity Fund.

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