OBITUARY

Denver Calvin Moore, Jr.

February 24, 1954December 25, 2016

Denver Calvin Moore, Jr.,62, of Pittsville passed away on Christmas Day, his favorite day of the year. Born in Gumboro, DE he was the son of the late Denver Calvin Moore, Sr. and Della Mae Moore Bryant and was raised in Powellville. Denver was a dedicated supporter of the Town of Pittsville, his family and friends. He was a member of the Maryland Municipal League for his dedicated service to the town for 30 years and was president of Pittsville Cemetery. He was a lifetime member of the Maryland State PTA, long-time member of Pittsville Lions Club where he served as president several times and treasurer. Denver was very proud to have been instrumental in helping have the strawberry painted on the water tower and the upgrade to the Pittsville Park playground equipment. He is survived by his childhood sweetheart and wife of 43 years, Gail A. Wilkins Moore; three children, Derrick C. Moore and his wife Jen, Erika Moore-Lecates and her husband Jim, and Carla Moore and her fiancé Cody Hunsucker; two granddaughters, Alexis M. Mason and Abigail J. Lecates; sister, Teresa Donaway; step brother, Roger Bryant; and several special cousins, nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by sister, Delores Merritt. A funeral service will be held Friday at 1PM Bounds Funeral Home on East Main Street in Salisbury where friends may call from 11am-1pm. Rev. Paul Sherwood and Pastor Jim Lecates will officiate. Interment will follow in Pittsville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in memory of Denver to the Pittsville Community, PO Box A, Pittsville, MD 21850, Pittsville Cemetery, PO Box 111, Pittsville, MD 21850, or Pittsville Fire Department, C/O Debbie Powell, 8292 Gumboro Rd., Pittsville, MD 21850.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, December 30, 2016
  • Funeral Service Friday, December 30, 2016
REMEMBERING

Denver Calvin Moore, Jr.

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Sharon Kelly

January 25, 2017

To Denver's Family: We are all truly saddened to hear of Denver's passing. We just found out today. Although I never personally met him, we worked together over the phone for many years. Everyone at Hopkins Construction, Inc. sends their deepest condolences to his Family. He will truly be missed. God Bless you all - Sharon Kelly and the Hopkins Construction, Inc. Family.

Dee Jones

January 2, 2017

Gail and Family, I was totally shocked to see
Denver's name. We have not been in touch for
years, but I will always have fond memories of
the times Raymond and I visited you both and the
fun times we always had when we went out together. My heart just sunk when I saw this.. Anything you need just shout, I just live outside of
Salisbury, my phone number 410 677 3326 I know
God will watch over you and your family as you
walk this journey.... Love goes out to you and your
family (God Bless all of you in this time of sorrow!!
Dee Jones / Raymond Jones

Sara Carmine

December 30, 2016

Soooo sorry for your loss. He was the bank currier when I was working for the Bank of Ocean City. He will be missed. Wish there was more I could say to help you and your family, I am praying for your strength to carry on.

Libby Davis

December 30, 2016

Gail &family, I'm sorry that I was unable to attend today, been sick. I wanted you to know why because Denver was one of my favorite people to tease. He always took it in stride and usually had a comeback.
He will be missed by the family but also the Pittsville community.

cindy Hitchens

December 30, 2016

What a great guy Denver was, always a teaser in school. Great memories. Prayers go out to Gail and the family. Denver will always be in out hearts. He will be missed. R I P my friend!

December 28, 2016

Gail and family,I am so sorry for your loss. Wish I could be there to give you a hug. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Eileen and Gary Beers

Mabel Niblett

December 28, 2016

So sorry for your loss.Our prayers are with you Gail and family..Thinking of you...

Holly Dennis-Everhart

December 28, 2016

Miss Gail, so sorry for you and your family's loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. From your old neighbor on West Street many years ago.

Lori Richardson

December 28, 2016

Thoughts and prayers to the family! Drove by the house twice just to see the red lights and Mr and Mrs Santa for our grandson.

Sandy

December 27, 2016

Gail, I've never met you or your husbsnd, but I also live in Pittsville. Every year I look forward to seeing your home at Christmas time. .always heart felt! I could feel the heart of the home..thank you for that.God bless you and your family a bit more at this time..so sorry Sandy