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“Dear Carol and Family, I am sorry to hear about the passing of Bob. My thoughts and prayers go out to you all through this challenging time. Carol...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Whitney King

“Sorry to hear about Bob ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: Thomas Meyer - Red Wing, MN

“Our condolences to you Carol,Jeff and Julie. We know the past couple of years have been tough, you all have been in our prayers and thoughts. Bob is...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Ken and Debbie Carson - Winnebago, MN

“Jon and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. I remember seeing Bob and family in Church way back when I still lived in Blue Earth. Take care. Leslie ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Leslie Phipps - Eagle Lake, MN

“To my Dear friend Carol, and your Family............there just isn't any words to express how my heart breaks for YOU.......I am so sorry for your...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Kathleen - Grand Rapids, MN

“Carol and family, I am saddened by Bob's passing, and I extend my sympathy to you over your loss. I pray that the comfort of God's Word and the...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Virgil Kelm - DeSoto, MO

“Carol, Julie and all the family, know that you are all in my prayers. Your family has suffered so much this past couple of years. I know Bob was...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: Patty Hague

“Carol, Julie, Jeff and Family. Sorry to hear of Bob's passing. Enjoy the great memories of the time you had together. He will be missed. ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: Kelly Murphy - Holmen, WI

“Dear Carol and family, Jim and I are very sorry to hear of Bob's passing. You and he were very kind to us when my dad passed away. With...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Jen McMenamy - Papillion, NE

“Sorry to hear of Bobs passing. I always enjoyed his company. He was always very wise. Just like you Jeff. Sorry Thinking of you Tim ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Tim Sapa - Bayfield,CO

“Carol, Julie and Jeff - what kind, good man Bob was. 2 things come to mind....How good he was to your old neighbors on 13th street. I feel like you...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Kim Holland - Adel, IA

“I extend my sympathy to your family. Bob was a classmate at Ss. Peter and Paul School. ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Lois Bleess Hund - La Crescent, MN

“Prayers to you and your families. It has been a trying year for you and just know you are all in our thoughts and prayers. ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Gary & Diane Becker - Blue Earth

“CAROL YOU HAVE MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY. YOU HAVE BEEN THROUGH SO MUCH AND ARE IN MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS. GOD BLESS YOUR FAMILY. DEBBIE ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: DEBBIE OELKE - BLUE EARTH, MN

“Thoughts & prayers to family. ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: Vicki Fragale - Glen Allen, VA

“Carol, Jeff, Julie and to the rest of the Moore family, we are so very sorry for your loss. Bob was a wonderful, caring man and will very much be...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Mandi Wiltse - Blue Earth, MN


Robert "Bob" Moore, age 68, of Blue Earth died Saturday, September 22, 2012 at his home after a courageous battle with leukemia. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 11:00 AM at SS Peter & Paul Catholic Church in Blue Earth with Father Jon Moore officiating, burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery, Blue Earth. Visiting hours will be from 5:00 to 8:00 PM on Wednesday at Patton Funeral Home & Cremation Service and one hour prior to services at the church. Web tributes may be left at www.pattonfh.com He was born July 15th, 1944 at Blue Earth, the son of Donald and Mildred (Paul) Moore. He graduated from Blue Earth High School in 1963 and attended South Dakota State University in Brookings, SD. Bob and wife Carol (Murphy) were high school sweethearts and partners in marriage for over 48 years. Bob was employed by the Faribault, Blue Earth, and Martin County Soil and Water Conservation Services where he designed and implemented drainage systems. After his government employment, he worked in tile sales and surveying for Elmore Concrete. In 1973 he purchased the drainage business from Joseph Teubner of Winnebago which became Bob Moore Drainage & Excavating, where he was able to pursue his love of agriculture, land and working outdoors. He was highly respected for his knowledge of tiling and drainage. He truly enjoyed his work; his customers, his employees, and working with his son, Jeff. He was a great problem solver, highly respected for his integrity and work ethic. Bob liked to read, coffee with the "guys" and was a wonderful husband, father and grandfather. His patient, kind, soft-spoken strength will be missed by all who knew him. He is survived by his wife, Carol, daughter Julie (Mark) Ono of Scottsdale, AZ, son Jeffrey (Brenda) Moore of Blue Earth, MN and 5 grandchildren: Molly Ono, Alex Ono, Ellaina Moore, Myles Moore, and Chelsea Johnson. He is also survived by 6 siblings: Mary (Lawrence) Demeules of Maple Grove, MN, Paul (Vicki) Moore of Richmond, VA, Father Jon Moore of Austin, MN, Mark (Judy) Moore of Blue Earth, Mn, Monica (Dan) Danks of Fairmont, MN, and Brian (Alexis) Moore of Jackson Hole, WY. Bob was preceded in death by his parents and sibling, William, and his mother and father-in-law, Raymond and Carmel Murphy.