Dennis E. Moore

Dennis E. Moore

Dennis E. Moore, 74, of Lewistown, died at 7:15 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 24, 2016, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born Aug. 26, 1942, in State College, he was a son of the late Kathryn M. (Twist) Fisher and John E. Moore.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: a daughter, August Moore, in August 1959; a son, Dennis S. Moore, in December 1981; and a sister, Diane Moore.

He is survived by: his wife, Donna (Pennington) Moore, whom he married on Sept. 10, 2003; children, Denise L. Moore, of Tucker, Ga., Lisa A. Hackenberg and her husband, Scott A., Gina M. Moore and her companion, Randy Fultz, and Elizabeth K. Dippery and her husband, Ben, all of Lewistown; four grandchildren, Myron D. Milliken, Kathryn R. Milliken, Azalea E. Dippery and Parker L. Dippery; and brothers, Dane E. Moore and wife, Kathy, of Drifting, and Darren E. Moore, of Reedsville.

Dennis graduated from Kish High School, Class of 1960.

He served in the U.S. Navy as a machinist from 1960 to 1964 aboard the U.S.S. Nantahala.

In his earlier years, Dennis was employed as a salesman for Aurand’s For Sports and later, was the owner of Eastern MAICO Distributors in Reedsville.

He loved building and racing dirt bikes and sprint cars, was an avid NASCAR fan and enjoyed cheering the Penn State Nittany Lions to victory.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 30, at Heller-Hoen- stine Funeral Homes, Woodlawn, 200 N. Main St., Lewistown, with Pastor Bill Muldoon officiating.

A viewing will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29, at the funeral home.

Interment with military honors will take place in Pine Hall Cemetery, State College.

Memorials in Dennis’ name may be made to: Heller-Hoenstine Funeral Homes, P.O. Box 631, Lewistown, PA 17044.

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