Harold Moore

IRON RIVER – Harold Eugene “Gene” Moore, 69, of Iron River, passed away Jan. 28, 2013, in L’Anse.

He was born May 16, 1943, in Harrisburg, W.Va., son of the late Clarence T. and Mildred M. (Grimes) Moore. He attended the Harrisburg schools, graduating from Harrisburg High School.

Gene married the former Barbara Bomaster on April 5, 1975. The couple celebrated their 37th wedding anniversary in 2012.

Gene was a self-employed sawyer for 42 years. He enjoyed fishing, rabbit hunting, bowling, and being outdoors.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara; two sons, Jason (Aimee) Moore of Aurora, Wis. and Nathan (Michelle) Moore of Bates Township; sisters, Betty, Kate and Nancy; five grandchildren, Taylor Marcell Moore and Nate, Hunter, Ethan, and Griffin Moore.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Jerry, and his sisters, Agnes and Donna.

A celebration of life will be held Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. at the Stambaugh American Legion Reino Post 21, 212 Washington St. in Iron River.

Condolences may be expressed to the family of Harold E. “Gene” Moore online at

Funeral arrangements by the Jacobs Funeral Home of Iron River.