Plattsburgh — Withington R. Bob Moore, 91, of Plattsburgh, N.Y., passed away in Newport on Tuesday, April 13, 2004.
He was born in Danville, Vt., on Jan. 19, 1913, the son of Benjamin H. and Mary Jane (Peak) Moore.
Mr. Moore worked as a plantman at Exxon in Burlington, Vt., for more than 30 years, retiring in 1975.
He was an outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing, hunting and was an avid boater. He also loved sports and enjoyed playing bridge and keeping up with current events.
On Aug. 18, 1937, he married the former Beatrice Girdle, who survives him.
He is also survived by his children, David H. Moore and his wife Anne of Derby, Vt.; Virginia Jane Barnewall and her husband John of Chateaugay, N.Y., and Christina Ann Allen and her husband James of Aurora, Colo.; his grandchildren, Derek Moore and his friend Dawn of Derby,
Vt., and Ryan Moore and his wife Angie of Derby, Vt.; and his great-grandson, Matthew Moore of Derby, Vt.
Private funeral services will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are entrusted to the care of the Curtis-Britch-Converse-Rushford Funeral Homes.