John R. “Jack” Moore of Cape Coral, FL, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, October 6, 2021, in Ft. Myers, FL. He was 79 years old. Jack was born on March 28, 1942, in Peoria, IL.
Jack graduated from ROVA High School in 1960. He did custom farm work, worked at Gates Rubber Co., and was in sales, sales training, and sales management, for Davenport Screw Co., and Bowman Distribution. He later did more farm work, and part-time bartending.
He enjoyed playing cards, boating, fishing, and loved cars – especially Corvettes. He was a lifetime member of the Galesburg, IL Elks lodge.
Jack married Shelley Pierce in 1989. They moved from Galesburg, IL to Cape Coral, FL in 2008. Jack is survived by his wife, Shelley; his grandson, Craig Hillery; and his great-grandsons, Cashton and Camdon Hillery. He was preceded in death by his parents, Walter R. Moore and Mary Clay (Stone) Moore.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Guardian Angels Humane Society, in Galesburg, IL, or Cape Coral Animal Shelter, in Cape Coral, FL.