Gerald Lee Moody, 78, died Thursday (May 17, 2007), at Hillcrest Nursing Home in McCook.
He was born May 13, 1929 to Dwight and Alice Mae (Anderson) Moody in Greeley County, Neb. He attended school in Scotia. He moved to Holdrege and worked for Safeway.
In 1951 he married Nadine Williams in Holdrege.
He worked for Safeway for 29 years. He moved to McCook in 1957.
He was a member and past Master of the Masonic Lodge and Eastern Star of Holdrege and the Congregational Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a grandson, Todd; and one brother, Bob Moody.
Survivors include his wife, Nadine Moody of McCook; his children and spouses, Greg and Cindy Moody of McCook, Mitchell and Fiona Moody of Omaha and Bradley and Robin Moody of LeMars, Iowa; a sister, Mary Jensen of Palo Alto, Calif.; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be Tuesday, 10:30 a.m., at First Congregational Church with the Rev. Steve Bales officiating. Inurnment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Friends and family may sign his book at the funeral home during business hours or go on-line at carpenterbreland.com to leave condolences.
Memorials may be given in his name to Multiple Sclerosis Society.
Carpenter Breland Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of the arrangements.