Nov. 9, 2017
MUSCATINE - Robert "Bobby" Moore, 77, of Muscatine, passed away on Thursday, November 9, 2017, at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in the Palliative Care Unit.
Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, November 16, 2017, at St. Mathias Church. A time of food and fellowship will be held in Gannon Hall immediately following the mass. Private Burial will take place in Memorial Park Cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017, at the Ralph J. Wittich-Riley-Freers Funeral Home. The family respectfully requests no flowers. To honor Bobby please consider donations to Special Olympics of Muscatine or Camp Courageous. Online condolences: www.wittichfuneralhome.com
Bobby was born on August 1, 1940, in Muscatine, the son of Robert John and Marcella Mary Wright McKillip. Ernest Moore through love and adoption became his dad.
Bob loved all of his siblings very much. He enjoyed participating in Special Olympics and attended Camp Courageous numerous times.
Those left to honor his memory include his step-mother, Violet McKillip; eight sisters, Ernestine Van de Weerd, Liz Fitzpatrick, Della Kienast, Jean Brown, Karen Staats, Sandy Banks, Gail McKillip, and Vikki Coulter; two brothers, Ricky and Jim McKillip.
He was preceded in death by his father; his mother and adoptive father; two sisters and one brother in infancy; five sisters, Madonna Kircher, Ruthann Beaham, Carolyn Beik, Jenni Shur, and Joyce Noah; and three brothers, Ronnie and Bernard Moore and Wesley H. McKillip.