October 1, 1977-February 11, 2018
DAVENPORT — Michael E. Moore Jr., 40, of Davenport, passed away Sunday, February 11, 2018, at home. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Friday, February 16, 2018, at the Runge Mortuary, Davenport. Private family services will be held. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rungemortuary.com.
Michael was born on October 1, 1977, in Davenport to Michael E. Moore Sr. and Sherry (Hall) Gustafson. He started working with his father from a very young age and it was something he continued through his life. His father taught him so much about carpentry and hard work.
Michael loved spending time at home with his two daughters, nieces and nephews. Some of his favorite things to do were hunting deer, spending time with friends, and sitting around a bonfire. He especially loved to fish and camp in Coralville and Taylor Ridge. He was a football fan, and his favorite teams were Chicago Bears and Iowa Hawkeyes. He liked to cook and BBQ.
Survivors include his daughters, Mercedes Moore, Mariah Moore; parents, Sherry Gustafson, Michael Moore; step-mother, Kim Asmussen; siblings, Brandy (Craig) Bean, Shawna (Ryan) Beadle, Bradley (Megan) Gustafson, Morgan (Jason) Goodmanson; grandparents, Bill and Jacquie Moore, Harry and Sande Hildebrant.
He was preceded in death by his step-father, Paul Gustafson.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Michael E. Moore Jr. Memorial Fund, which was established for his daughters.