Dr. Howard L. Moore Jr. DDS
SEBRING — Dr. Howard L. Moore Jr. DDS, 95, of Sebring formerly of Salem, died at 5 p.m. Thursday, May 24, 2018, at Copeland Oaks Retirement Community with family by his side.
He was born on March 21, 1923, in Girard, Ohio, the son of the late Howard L. and Ann (Wormer) Moore Sr.
Howard graduated from Girard High School and attended Mount Union College before enlisting in the Navy in 1942 and serving during World War II in the Pacific. After his naval service, Howard earned his dental degree from Case Western Reserve School of Dentistry and practiced in Salem for over 35 years. He was a former member of the Holy Trinity English Lutheran Church in Girard and Salem, and of the Salem United Methodist Church. He was currently a member of the Sebring United Methodist Church. Howard was a member of Corydon Palmer Dental Society and the American Dental Association. He was a former member of the Salem Kiwanis Club and the Salvation Army Advisory Board.
He is survived by his daughters, Carol A. (John) Stilts of Salem, Katherine A. (Morgan) Moore-Wines of San Jose, Calif., Martha Nelson of Akron, Louise D. Highman of Akron; eight grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, the former Henrietta J. Crider; and his siblings, Virginia Senseman, Charles Moore, and twins Betty Ritter and Norma Powers.
Celebration of Life services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 14, in the Copeland Oaks Chapel with the Rev Bruce Irwin officiating.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. after the service in the Williamsburg Room. Howard and Henrietta will be laid to rest together at 1 p.m. Monday, July 16, at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery in Seville, Ohio, with full military honors.
Arrangements and services were entrusted to the care of Arbaugh-Pearce-Greenisen and Sons Funeral and Cremation Services of Salem.
Donations may be made in Howard’s memory to the Life Care Fund of Copeland Oaks, 800 15th St, Sebring, Ohio 44672, the Salem Salvation Army, 1249 N. Ellsworth Ave., Salem, Ohio 44460; or in memory of his wife, Henrietta, to Alzheimer’s Research and Prevention Foundation, ARPF P.O. Box 3783, Tucson, Ariz. 85751-0783.
Please go to view the obituary and sign the guestbook at www.apgreenisenfh.com.