A memorial service for Craig Alan Moore will be held Saturday, Jan. 23 at St. Therese of Lisieux Catholic Church in Phillips, Wis. Craig, 67, died Jan. 13 at his home in Phillips.
He was born July 18, 1948, in Inkster, Mich., the son of Roy V. and Jeanne Nieman Moore. He graduated from Phillips High School in 1966, attended Stout State University for two years and then enlisted in the U.S. Army.
He married Carol Revak on Oct. 26, 1968, and was deployed to Vietnam two weeks later.
After returning from Vietnam, Craig was employed as a state patrol officer. His career in law enforcement spanned 32 years. He served as police chief in Greybull in the late ‘70s until the mid ‘80s He retired as chief of police for the City of Phillips in 2004.
Craig was a member of the Northcentral Chiefs of Police Association, VFW Post 5778 and the Phillips Knights of Columbus Council 2963.
He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, dogs, RC helicopters, spending time in Florida, weaving, watching football, playing the clarinet and visiting with his family.
His parents and two sisters preceded him in death.
He is survived by his wife Carol of Phillips; three daughters and sons-in-law: Leslie and Tammi Moore Stunkel of Sheldon, Wis., Jeff and Terri Moore Jarvi of Green Bay, Wis., and Mark and Trisha Moore Shepherdson of Eagle River, Wis.; one sister, two brothers; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.