It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Reverend Frank Frederick Moore on November 15th, 2021 at the age of 85.
Frank was born in Chapleau, On to parents Canon Frank and Aletta Moore on October 27, 1936. Frank worked at Jefferys Garage and Domtar Forest Products in Red Rock for many years later moving to Thunder Bay working at St Joe’s Hospital as a electrician until his retirement. Frank spend many hours tending to his vegetable and flower gardens both at home and at the church always accompanied by his granddaughter Jennifer as his helper. Frank enjoyed playing hockey, curling, bowling and cross country skiing throughout the years. Dad loved the Blue Jays and shared it with grandson Rodney travelling to Toronto and the US for games, he enjoyed when his niece Patty and Fran’s grandson Thomas and his mother could accompany him. Dad enjoyed his grandchildren and was blessed with two great grandchildren, he was so proud to marry his granddaughter Jennifer and baptize his great grandson Thomas. Frank had a very close relationship with his sister Gail, looking forward to her baking, outings and visits with a smile....then some teasing
Frank was a lay reader for his father Rev. Canon T. Frank Moore at The Holy Trinity & St Jude Anglican Catholic Church. In 2007 Frank was indoctrinated and remained the Rector of the church until 2018.
Frank is survived by his wife Francis, sisters Betty Gauley, and Gail (Allan) Hannula, daughter Kathy, son Ricky (Jennifer) grandchildren Rodney Black, Jennifer (Travis) Viscount, Kate (Mitchell) Clark, Nikki Moore and Madison Moore. Great grandchildren Delilah James Clark and Thomas Cecil Douglas Viscount.
Frank leaves behind his loving church family and many nieces and nephews each having a special relationship with their Uncle Bucky.
Predeceased by his parents Thomas and Aletta Moore, son Thomas Moore, brother William (Bill) Moore, sister-in-law Doris Moore, brothers- in- law Charles Schooler and Lloyd Gauley.
Funeral services will place on November 27, 2021 at 2pm in The Holy Trinity & St Jude Anglican Catholic Church ( 830 Spring St)
Cremation has taken place and a private family interment will take place at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to Simpler Times Cremation Centre, 332 North May Street, Thunder Bay.
“Therefore, my beloved brethren, be ye steadfast, unmoveable, always abounding in the work of the
Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord”