December 2, 1937 - October 21, 2021
William Leonard Moore, Sr., 83 of Holden, Missouri died on Thursday, October 21, 2021, at Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence, Missouri. He was born Thursday, December 2, 1937 in Kansas City, Kansas, and was the son of the late Vera Moore (Wyatt) and the late Edgar Moore. He was the husband of Nancy Moore (Triggs). He attended Wyandotte High School in Kansas City, Kansas and took a printing class in high school that led him into a career in the newspaper business. Bill took a train from KCK to Holden to interview for the newspaper, he accepted the job and moved his family to town in 1961. He worked for the Holden Image for forty years and the Daily Star for fifteen years. Bill met his wife Nancy at a dance where he was playing guitar. This one simple friendly party led to 65 years of marriage and five children. He and Nancy spent countless hours roller skating, dancing and bowling together. Bill owned his own photography business, flew planes, and especially enjoyed his moped scooter. He was an avid golfer, and was a faithful fan of the Kansas City Chiefs and KU Football. Bill will always be remembered for his amazing sense of humor and his love of just having a good time. Surviving are his wife, Nancy of the home, four sons, Steven (Jana) Moore of Warrensburg, MO, William Moore Jr. of Holden, Tim Moore of Holden; David Moore of Warrensburg; one daughter, Monica (Robert) Cantrell of Holden; one sister, Evelyn Rhodes; 26 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Eddie Moore; one sister, Loretta Moppin; one step-brother, Frank Moore; two step-sisters, Marie Phillips, and Margaret Hill. The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM on Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at Campbell-Cast Funeral Home. A memorial service will follow at 11:00 AM with Rev. Mike Wakeman officiating. Burial will follow in the Holden Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Warrensburg Mules National Club - UCM Golf Course.
William Leonard Moore, Sr., 83 of Holden, Missouri died on Thursday, October 21, 2021, at Centerpoint Medical Center in Independence, Missouri. He was born Thursday, December 2, 1937 in Kansas City, Kansas, and was the son of the late Vera Moore... View Obituary & Service Information
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