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Dorothy Moore

October 24, 1945 — September 7, 2019

Dorothy A. Moore, 73, of El Paso passed away on September 7, 2019. She was born on October 24, 1945, in Bloomington, the daughter of Leland and Catherine (Spalding) Rapier. She married Kenneth Jones on October 16, 1965, in Bloomington. He survives. She later married Robert Moore on July 9, 2005, in Bloomington. He preceded her in death on March 12, 2019.
Dorothy is survived by 2 daughters: Sheila (Dan) Pinkham of El Paso; Becky (Brent) Van Hoveln of El Paso; 1 son: Lee (Donna Gaskin) Jones of El Paso; Siblings: Foster (Frankie) Rapier of TX; Ed (Jeanette) Rapier of TX; Peggy (Dick) Stilin of IL; Eula (Elmo) Quinn of IL; her twin sister Doris Mootz of WI; grandchildren: Jara (Austin) Hendren, Devon (Josh) Kempton, Ali (Derek) Ifft, Madison Hofmann, Clay Pinkham, Carson Hofmann, Grayson Hofmann and 1 great-grandson due in December 2019 (Jara).
She was preceded in death by her parents and 1 sister: Kitty Reedy, IL.
Dorothy was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary in FL where she made blankets to help raise money for homeless veterans. She attended Grace Fellowship Church in El Paso. She loved her family and friends and enjoyed crocheting and cooking.
A celebration of life is being held on Saturday, September 14, 2019, from 10 to 11 am at the Grace Fellowship Church. Memorial Service will follow at 11am. Pastor Josh Gates will officiate.
Memorial Contributions may be directed to Bromenn Hospice. Online tributes and condolences may be made at

Celebration of Life

SEP 14. 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM (CDT)

Grace Fellowship Church
2730 County Rd. 1100 N.
El Paso, IL 61738

Memorial Service

SEP 14. 11:00 AM (CDT)

Grace Fellowship Church
2730 County Rd. 1100 N.
El Paso, IL 61738

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