Rick L. Moore, 57, of Belle Center, passed away Saturday, January 19, 2013 in Heartland of Bellefontaine. He was born on March 19, 1955 in Hardin County, the son of the late James Wallace and Margaret L. (Lee) Moore. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Thomas E. and Steven A. “Stacks” Moore.
He is survived by two brothers, James W. (Janet) Moore of Plain City and Jerry L. (Peggy) Moore of Florida, a sister-in-law, Bonnie Moore of Apopka, FL, good friends, Melvin and Jackie Walton of Belle Center and numerous nieces and nephews.
Rick was a 1973 graduate of Benjamin Logan High School and then went to work at Jim’s Appliances in Plain City. He then worked for International Car in Kenton and then for Fullerton Trucking in Belle Center before taking a job with The Shelly Company in York Center where he worked as a Scale Master. He was a long-time volunteer for the Richland Township EMT & Fire and served as a main organizer for the Belle Center Fireworks held each July.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at 11:00 AM in the Eichholtz Daring & Sanford Funeral Home, 306 N. Elizabeth St., Belle Center with Pastor Kevin Smith officiating. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 5 to 8 PM and again one hour prior to the service on Wednesday at the funeral home in Belle Center. Burial is in Fairview Cemetery, Belle Center.
Memorial contributions may be made to Richland Township EMT & Fire or the Belle Center Fireworks Fund.
Condolences may be made at www.eichholtzfuneralhome.com.