Alex John Lex Moore, 71, 0f  Pomona, KS, passed away Feb. 10, 2011 at his home.
Lex was born July 31, 1939 in Olathe, KS to Wilson John and LaVerla D. (Rausch) Moore. He was a 1957 graduate of Olathe High School. He was a millwright at Delco Battery Co in Olathe and also did public relations work with AA at Delco. He was very proud to have had 27 years of sobriety. He was a member the Power of the Past for 15 years and a member of UAW. He served as sexton at Edgerton Cemetery and was a member of Sunflower Committee for 20 years in KC, KS. Lex loved his family dearly as well as his many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, first wife Julia Ann Steeves Gonzales, second wife Rita Shay Campbell Moore, his brother Lou Moore, and daughterinlaw Tina M. Moore. Lex is survived by his significant other, Carolyn Marie Cole, of the home; children Kelli Baker, Marla Higdon and Lori Sterling, all of Denver, CO, and Alex Greg Moore of Gardner, KS; step children Dana Caruthers, Kent Campbell, Jack Cole, Lora Upshaw, Rick Cole and Luke Cole; 18 grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7:00 pm Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011 at Bruce Funeral Home, Gardner, KS 9138567111.A private family inurnment will take place at Woodlawn Cemetery, Pomona, KS, at a later date. Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, the Power of the Past Tractor Club or AA of Ottawa. Condolences may be sent to www.brucefuneralhome.com.