Paul William “Bill” Moore, age 93, of Toledo, died on September 21, 2022 in Toledo. He was born in Perrysburg, Ohio January 12, 1929 to Paul B. Moore and Lillian (Weimer) Moore. He married Betty Ann Luallen November 1, 1950. She survives. Bill graduated from DeVilbiss High School in 1947 and attended the University of Toledo. He worked for Libbey-Owens-Ford for 30 years, retiring in 1984. Previously he had worked for Brown Trailer Corp. Bill was a member of Olivet Lutheran Church.
Bill was an avid camper, he particularly enjoyed visiting Interlochen State Park with his family. He and Betty enjoyed going on numerous cruises, wintering for weeks in Florida, and many road trips east, west, north, and south. For their 50th wedding anniversary they travelled to Great Britain, and for Bill’s 90th birthday they celebrated aboard a cruise ship with the whole family.
Bill held a deep respect for all God’s creatures, and love for his faithful dogs that were beside him throughout his life. He enjoyed playing cards, and looked forward to monthly poker and bridge games for over 40 years with the same two groups of friends. Bill most enjoyed get togethers with his beloved children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
Surviving are children, Joseph (Martha) Moore and Catherine (Robert) Briggs; beloved grandchildren, Shelbie (John) Flegal, Jamie (Bailey) Briggs, Lauren (Jonathan) Roth, and Benjamin (Moira) Moore; great-grandchildren, Lillie, Bowen, and Summit; sister-in-law, Mary Ann Luallen; niece, Andrea (Victor) Egg; and nephew, Eric Luallen. Bill was preceded in death by his parents, and his brother-in-law, James Luallen.
The family will receive guests on Monday, September 26, 2022 from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Newcomer Funeral Home – Northwest Chapel, 4150 W. Laskey Rd, Toledo (419-473-0300). A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, September 27, 2022, beginning at 12:00 pm in the funeral home. Interment will follow at Toledo Memorial Park.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made to Olivet Lutheran Church or the Toledo Humane Society.
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