Obituary: Betty Moore

Betty June Lane Moore, 84, died June 3, 2010 in Vancouver, Wash.

She was born Sept. 3, 1925 in Portland to Clifford and June Lane. She grew up in the Saint Johns area in Portland and graduated from Roosevelt High School. She attended Oregon College of Education and taught elementary school. She was an avid reader.

She married Robert (Bob) Moore in 1944. The couple celebrated their 60th anniversary in 2004. The Moores resided in Lowell, The Dalles, Oakridge, Sweet Home, Lewiston, Idaho, Federal Way, Wash., and Gresham. After retiring they lived in Vancouver, and enjoyed a second home in Mesa. Ariz.

Mrs. Moore is survived by three sons, William Patrick Moore of Vancouver, Wash., Robert Harold Moore, Jr. and daughter-in-law Candace of Coeur D’ Alene, Idaho, and Hugh Clifford Moore and daughter-in-law Jane of Tacoma, Wash.; five grand children; one great-granddaughter; nephew Keith White of Gresham; and niece Shawn Murray of Vancouver, Wash.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert; and two daughters, Judith Ann Moore and Mary Elizabeth Escola.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to: American Diabetes Association. A memorial service was held June 13, 2010 at Gresham Memorial Chapel in Gresham.