Patricia Ruth Moore
SPRINGFIELD – Patricia Ruth Moore, 82, of Springfield, died at 9:30 am, Monday, December 13, 2010 at Memorial Medical Center. She was born in Springfield, Illinois on January 30, 1928 to William and Lucy Shelly Dowis. She married Malon Moore on March 25, 1950 and he survives. Also surviving are four children Sandra (Robert) Brock and Beth Ray both of Springfield, Debbie Hine of Cape Girardeau, MO and Michael (Shawn) Moore of Overland Park, KS; nine grandchildren, Stephanie Reinecke, Jeffrey Ray, Stacie Friedrich, Shelly Ray, Lauren Hine, Stephen Hine, Brianna Moore, Jason Hine, and Jillian Moore; eight great grandchildren, Adriana, Serenity, Clayton, Georgie, Griffin, Gavin, Brayden and Maddox; four sisters Kathleen Bock of Portland, OR, Janice Grove and Peg Newenham both of Springfield and Willa Spoonamore of Decatur; one brother Ralph Dowis of Springfield; several nieces, nephews and cousins and her best friends in the Kitten Klan.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Patricia was a resident of Springfield all her life and was a homemaker.
Private family services will be held.
Memorials may be made to the Animal Protective League.