Wilbur Edward Moore, 86, of Zanesville, died at 11:10 a.m. Sunday, August 1, 2010 at the Willow Haven Care Center. He was born February 3, 1924, in Zanesville, a son of the late Wilbur and Rose Fritz Moore. He retired in 1984 as a printer for the Columbus Dispatch Newspaper. He was a member of the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ and a United States Army World War II Veteran. He was an avid outdoors man and golfer.
Surviving is his second wife, Helen Merriam Moore of the home; two daughters, Theresa (William) Berkhemer of Columbus, Ohio and Debbie (Richard) Hughes of Grove City, Ohio; four grandchildren; many great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his first wife, Shirley J. Hilderbrand, who died July 26, 1989; a son, Michael E. Moore, who died in 2007; two sisters, Hazel Dick and Lou Wallace; and two grandchildren.
Friends may call 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, August 3, 2010 at the Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Ave., Zanesville. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 4, 2010 at the funeral home with Rev. Dawn Remster officiating. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ, 3000 Dresden Road, Zanesville, Ohio, 43701 or to Genesis Hospice & Palliative Care, 713 Forest Ave., Zanesville, Ohio, 43701.
To send a note of condolence or a sympathy card to the family: www.bolin-dierkesfuneralhome.com