ALTON — William C. Moore, 65, of Alton, passed away in his home on Feb. 9, 2018.
Born in Jacksonville, North Carolina, he grew up in Chelsea, Massachusetts, and retired to Alton. He was the eldest of 10 children.
Billy was a blue-collar worker who loved listening to music, playing pool and going for motorcycle rides with his friends. He was an active member of the Sons of the American Legion Post 72.
William was predeceased by his mother, Nancy Moore; and his brother, Patrick Moore.
He is survived by his father, William L. Moore; and his siblings Michelle Sherman, Linda DiRosa, Tommy Moore, Johnny Moore, Kim Moore, Nancy Moore, Stacey Macdonald and Allison Brown; and his children, son Michael Moore and daughter Taylor Cameron; son-in-law, William Cameron; and Billy’s proudest accomplishment, a grandson, William (Willis) Cameron IV as well as many wonderful friends, nieces and nephews.
A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, Feb. 17, from 1 to 4 p.m. at the American Legion Post 72 in Alton. To be announced, the spreading of his ashes will be held summer 2018.
Arrangements are under the care of the R.M. Edgerly & Son Funeral Home, 86 South Main St., Rochester. To sign the online guestbook, please go to www.edgerlyfh.com.