Carole Ann (Grace) Moore, 77, died Saturday, May 6, 2017 at her residence. She was born February 15, 1940 in Newton, Kansas to Edwin and Zella (Marshall) Grace.
On September 11, 1981 she married Frank Moore at Cripple Creek, Colorado and he survives of the home. Carole retired from the form KGE now Westar as a customer service representative and secretary.
She was a long time active member of the First Christian Church in Newton. Carole served the church as a Deacon and filled in where ever work needed to be done. She could most often found working in the church kitchen. In years past Carole was active in the Eastern Star. Traveling was a favorite pastime. She looked forward to traveling to Branson and Eureka Springs to country music concerts and venues with her husband and family. The fall was a favorite time to travel to enjoy the changing colors of the trees. Carole could be found keeping up with current events reading the newspaper and many magazines that found their way to her home. She looked forward to the return of the Cardinals each spring that made their home in bushes of the backyard. Family and friends were important to Carole and she enjoyed spending time catching up on their lives and activities. She especially looked forward to spending time with her beloved grandchildren.
Carole is survived by her husband Frank Moore of the home; daughter Angela Chandler of Wichita, KS; step daughter Loni Hosking of Lawrence, KS; sister Karen Eby of Concordia, KS ; sister in law Evelyn Grace of Derby, KS and 4 grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents and one brother Richard Grace.
Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, May 12, 2017 at First Christian Church in Newton with Pastor Gary Bell presiding. Visitation will be Thursday, May 11, 2017 at Petersen Funeral Home with the family receiving friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Greenwood Cemetery in Newton, KS
Memorials are suggested to Heartland Hospice or the Alzheimer’s Association in care of Petersen Funeral Home.