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William Moody


July 11, 2018

April 29, 1924 - July 5, 2018

William "Bill" Ernest Moody, 94, of Sweet Home died July 5, 2018.

He was born April 29, 1924 in Antler, N.D. to William E. and Hilma (Ronning) Moody. 

He served in the United States Navy as a youth during World War II; his naval career extended 20 years.

Mr. Moody married Arlene B. Ball on Dec. 21, 1952 in Vancouver, Wash.

After his military retirement he moved to Sweet Home to be closer to family. 

During retirement Mr. Moody found work with the city of Sweet Home as superintendent of water until much later in life . 

He loved fishing, hunting, going to the Elks and the Senior Center. He enjoyed going to local casinos with friends and family. He was very proud of his military involvement and enjoyed events like flying back to Washington D.C. 

Mr. Moody is survived by his cousins, John Howery and Kelly Hess, both of Sweet Home, and Brandi Lundegard of Lebanon; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife Arlene in 2013.

Memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 28, at Sweet Home Funeral Chapel.

Sweet Home Funeral Chapel is handling the arrangements. 


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