The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

August 20, 2013

Gene A. Moshure

The Clinton Herald

---- — Gene A. Moshure

Nov. 10, 1940 - Aug. 18, 2013

MOUNT CARROLL, Ill. — Gene A. Moshure, 72 yrs. old, of Mount Carroll, passed away in his home on Sun. Aug. 18, 2013.

He was born in Chicago on Nov. 10, 1940; the son of Richard and Ella (Hovorka) Moshure. Gene was a 1958 graduate of Mt. Carroll High School. He married Judy McDearmon in Mt. Carroll in 1960.

Gene was employed by the Illinois Department of Conservation until he retired in 1998. He was a former member of the Mt. Carroll Lions Club and Savanna Moose Club. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, trapping and all outdoor activities. He loved spending time with his family and friends, and working on his farm.

Gene is survived by his daughter Jennifer (Bruce Rogers), son John (Michelle), and two granddaughters Chloe and Tori, both of Mt. Carroll, one sister Vivian Rycus of Portland, Oregon.

He is preceded by his wife Judy, both his parents, and two brothers Ralph and Rayfield.

Service will be at Sat. Aug. 24, 2013 at 11:30 a.m. at the First Baptist Church in Mount Carroll with Rev. Floyd West officiating. Visitation will be after 9:30 a.m. Sat. at the Church.

A memorial has been established in his memory.

Private condolences and online guestbook may be signed at

Death date: Aug. 18, 2013