Delores B. Moore, 84, of rural Cameron, Wis., died Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, at Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire, Wis.
She was born Delores Ruth Bartsch on May 8, 1935, to Robert and Minnie (Brandt) Bartsch in the town of Sumner, Wis. She attended Greenwood Country School and later Cameron High School, graduating in 1953. On July 3, 1954, she was married to Robert Moore at Pine City, Minn. As was the custom then, she dropped her middle name and used the initial B to represent her maiden name. The Triune God was her refuge and strength. She was an active member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Cameron and loved helping with their Sunday school. She enjoyed traveling throughout the U.S. and had also visited Europe with her siblings. She enjoyed flowers and working in her flower beds, sewing, reading, talking and visiting with her many friends.
Delores is survived by her son, Robert Jr. (Cheryl) Moore, of Roseville, Minn.; daughter Crystal Moore, of Cameron; granddaughter Katherine Rose (Clarence) Dunn, of Roseville, Minn.; and sister Eloma “Joy” Bartsch, of Cameron; as well as many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Robert on July 16, 2003; daughter Barbara Gail Moore; brother Alvin Bartsch; and sisters Germaine Bartsch, Roberta Weiss and Dorla Graczyk.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 7, at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Cameron, with Rev. Tylan Dalrymple officiating. Interment will follow at Sumner Cemetery in the town of Sumner. Visitation will be held from 4–7 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 6, at Rausch-Lundeen Funeral Home in Cameron and also for the hour prior to services at the church on Thursday. Arrangements are with Rausch-Lundeen Funeral Homes, of Cameron and Dallas.