Kevin R. Moore, 55, of Green Bay, passed away Friday, March 15, 2013, at Aurora BayCare Medical Center in Green Bay. He was born March 13, 1958, in Eau Claire, Wis. to Robert H. and Beverly (nee Hanke) Moore.
Kevin spent his earliest years in Eau Claire before moving with his family to Marinette. He was a graduate of Marinette High School, Class of 1976 and was a standout basketball and baseball player while in high school. He went on to graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh with a major in Journalism. Kevin worked as a reporter for the Green Bay News-Chronicle and Kalihwisaks, the newspaper of the Oneida Nation. He was an avid outdoorsman, particularly enjoying duck hunting and watching all sports.
Kevin is survived by four sisters: Kyle (Randy) Johnson of Prescott, Wis., Carrie Moore of Evanston, Ill., Sheila LaFortune of Elkhart, Ind. and Tracy (Christian) Moore Martinez, of Washburn, Wis.; and six nieces and nephews: Eric, Caitlin, Colette, Brigitte, Beverly and Mitchell. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Friends may call at Hansen-Onion-Martell funeral home in Marinette, after 2 p.m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. on Wednesday in the funeral home with the Rev. Fred Stubenvoll officiating.
Burial will be in Lakeview Cemetery in Eau Claire.
Kevin's family wishes to express their deep appreciation to the dedicated and caring staff of Kindred Hearts, where he resided.