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Lynn Jay Moore

Friday, August 29, 2008

Feb. 23, 1948 - Aug. 27, 2008

MAYWOOD --Lynn Jay Moore, 60 of Maywood, died Wednesday (Aug. 27, 2008) at Great Plains Regional Medical Center in North Platte.

He was born Feb. 23, 1948, at Gordon to Bruce Leo and Sheila Joyce (Spence) Moore. He grew up in Gordon where he attended Gordon Public Schools, graduating from Gordon High School in 1966.

Following high school he attended the U.S. Air Force Academy Prep School for a year. He then attended the U.S. Air Force Academy and later transferred to Chadron State College where he received Bachelor Degrees in Mathematics and Physics, and later completed a teaching certification. While attending school he served in the U.S. Air Force Reserves from 1967-1972.

He married Mary Henderson on Oct. 19, 1974, in Boulder, Colo. He lived many places including New York, Colorado, California, Texas and Nebraska. They settled in Maywood in July of 2006 where Lynn was employed as a math teacher and coach of the Maywood Track Team.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Julie Marie Moore and father, Bruce Leo Moore.

Survivors include his wife, Mary M. Moore of Maywood; his mother, Sheila Joyce Moore of Gordon; son, Jason Scott and wife, Amanda Moore of Carson City, Nev.; two daughters, Rhonda Lynn Duesterberg and Susan Powell of Thornton, Colo., and Brenda Sue and Jim ten Bosch of Los Banos, Calif.; two brothers, Dennis Leo and Diana Moore and Patrick Bruce and Gloria Moore, both of Omaha; four grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m., Saturday at Maywood Community Hall in Maywood with Dale Heimer officiating.

A second memorial services will be at 10:30 a.m., (MT) Monday at Gordon Episcopal Church. Inurnment will be in the Gordon Cemetery.

Online condolences can be made at www.blasestrauser.com

Memorials may be directed to The Moore Family in care of: Blase-Wetzel-Strauser Memorial Chapel, 620 10th St., Gothenburg, NE 69138

Blase-Strauser Memorial Chapel is in charge of arrangements.