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United Methodist Church
Saturday September 4th, 2021
11:00am

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Saturday September 4th, 2021
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Greeley Cemetery
Saturday September 4th, 2021
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Eleanor J. Moore

Eleanor Jane Moore, 85, of Greeley, died Monday, Aug. 30, 2021, at Boone County Health Center in Albion.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at the United Methodist Church in Greeley. Revs. Bonnie Brock and Arsene Lumami will officiate. Burial will be in the Greeley Cemetery.


Visitation will be held one hour before time of services at the church.


Memorials are suggested to the family for later designation.


Peters Funeral Home of St. Paul is assisting the family.


Eleanor was born Aug. 29, 1936, in Greeley County, Nebraska, the daughter of George and Clara (Andersen) Vanosdall. She attended Greeley County rural schools, two years of high school in Scotia and graduated from Greeley High School in 1954.


She was united in marriage to Enos Moore on June 6, 1954, at Greeley. The couple lived their entire married lives in Greeley. The first year of their marriage, Eleanor taught at a country school. Over the years she drove truck with Enos, drove school bus for 30 years and worked at the Greeley Care Home as a janitor, maintenance worker and CNA. Enos died April 1, 1993 and Eleanor retired in August 2000.


Eleanor was a member of the United Methodist Church in Greeley, served as a Greeley EMT for many years, and belonged to various clubs and bowling leagues.


She loved being outdoors, growing flowers and helping others in any way she could.


She is survived by her son, Charley F. Moore of Trumbull; daughter, Esther Fenton of Wolbach; 12 step-grandchildren; sisters, Vivian York of Buena Vista, CO and Lorraine Ogg of Grand Island; two half-sisters, Gladys Demanet of Randolph, IA and Leslie Curry of Michigan; sisters-in-law, Phyllis Vanosdall of St. Paul and Martha Vanosdall of Norfolk; numerous nieces and nephews.


In addition to her husband, Enos, she was preceded in death by her parents; an infant son; infant daughter, Anne Marie; daughter-in-law, Mary E. Land; sons-in-law, Jeff Couton and James E. Fenton; six brothers and five sisters.


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Guestbook

So sorry to hear this. I always enjoyed talking to Eleanor whenever I ran into her. She usually had something funny to say. Deep condolences to the family.

Bonnie McIntosh Fuller Sep 2 2021 11:54 AM

YOU HAVE MY DEEPEST SYMPATHY SHE WAS SUCH A GOOD NEIGHBOR ONE TIME SHE CAME TO STAY WITH MOM WHEN YOUR MOM WALKED IN MY MOM SAID OH MY DEAR FRIEND MAY GOD KEEP YOU IN HIS LOVING. CARE!

Maryjo Harrahill Sep 1 2021 3:03 PM

So sorry for your loss. She was such a sweet heart. Always smiling and she always visited mom when she came to the home. I remember her driving school bus for dad. Nothing scared her and the kids loved her. RIP Eleanor.
Dick and Linda Atwater Saylor.

Linda Atwater Saylor Aug 31 2021 9:35 PM

I am so sorry for your loss, Chuck and Esther. I will not be able to attend the service, but will be thinking of you. Love you.

Mona Lehman Aug 31 2021 7:32 PM