It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Charles “Chuck” Moore. He was born October 29, 1952 and died March 25, 2017 having fought a strong battle against cancer. He passed away peacefully in the comfort of his home, and was surrounded by family.
Chuck had notable, successful careers allowing him to be remembered by many, and in various ways. He served in the US Army as a Preventive Medicine Specialist, and was honorably discharged as a Sergeant in April 1980. He dedicated 28 years of service to the Norfolk Police Department, and retired as Sergeant in July 2005. Most recently, he served 11 years with the Norfolk Sheriff’s Office. There he attained the rank of Captain, and retired in January 2017. Chuck was also involved in the Fraternal Order of Police, and was both a member and officer of Law and Disorderly.
Chuck was a loving husband of 11 years to his wife Karen, and devoted grandfather. He is survived by his wife Karen Moore, as well as 3 children: Justin Moore, Lindsey Moore, and Kelsey Yates and her husband Walter “Douglas” Jr. He has 3 siblings (with spouses): Michael Moore & Caron, David Moore & Nola, and Susan Smith & Dale. He has 3 grandchildren: Tinleigh Yates, Walter “Tripp” Yates III, and Nora Moore, as well as several nieces and nephews.
He will also be greatly missed by his father-in-law George Bunch Sr. & Barbara, mother-in-law Norma Bunch, brothers-in-law Ray Bunch & Derinda, Alan “Bubba” Bunch, and Aunt Barbara “Boo Boo” Elliott & Uncle Joe.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday March 29, 2017 in Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd, Virginia Beach from 6-8 pm. A celebration of Chuck’s life will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday March 30, 2017 at the funeral home. Burial with military honors will follow at Rosewood Memorial Park. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.altmeyerfh.com.
Date: Wednesday, March 29, 2017
Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Date: Thursday, March 30, 2017
Time: 1:00 pm