Jewell L. "Geronimo" Moore, of Flint, Mich., died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2008, at McLaren Regional Medical Center.
Visitation was held from 4-8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, 2008, at the Swartz Funeral Home.
Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2008, at the Swartz Funeral Home, 1225 West Hill Road, Flint, Mich., with Pastor Carl Petty officiating.
Interment followed in Flint Memorial Park.
Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
Mr. Moore was born in Parma on Oct. 12, 1927, the son of Clayton and Beady Freeman Moore and was a resident of the Flint area since 1955. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. He married Helen Nichols on Aug. 6, 1955, in Toledo, Ohio.
Mr. Moore was employed by General Motors V-8 Engine Plant for 36 years, retiring in 1991, and was a member of U.A.W. Local #659. Surviving are wife, Helen; son, Richard; sister, Mary Lou Cooper of Cottonwood, Ariz.
He was preceded in death by his parents.