Terrell Eugene Moore Obituary

January 17, 2024 –

Terrell Eugene Moore
March 19, 1935 – December 13, 2023

Terrell “Terry” Moore, 88, of Topeka, passed away on Wednesday, December 13, 2023. He was born March 19, 1935 in Mayetta, the son of Frank Moore and Ellanor Spitto. Terry graduated from Circleville H.S. and earned an Associate of Arts degree in Social Work from Washburn University and Post Graduate work in Chemical Dependency at the University of Oklahoma Norman, Oklahoma. He was an Army Veteran where he served during the Korean War. He was employed as a Substance Abuse Counselor.

Terry married Mary Ella Orender on October 29, 1982 in Topeka. She preceded him in death on July 1, 2021. He was also preceded in death by one grandson, Harley. Survivors include children, Terrill E. “Terry” (Heather) Donaldson, Jr. of Lawrence, Melanie K. Donaldson of Topeka, four grandchildren, six great-grandchildren.

A memorial visitation was held Wednesday, December 27, 2023 at Dove Southeast Chapel, 2843 SE Minnesota Ave. where Military Honors were provided by the Kansas Army National Guard. Private inurnment took place in Shipshee Cemetery in Mayetta.

(Courtesy of Dove Cremations & Funerals)