Joseph Edward Moore Jr.

August 19, 1962 - September 16, 2018

Joseph "Joe" Moore proudly served 20 years in the United States Marine Corps, retiring in October, 2001 as Gunnery Sergeant. He continued to serve his country as a Civil Servant for 17 years, retiring as Traffic Management Officer in Logistics at Hill Airforce Base, in September, 2018. Joseph was a great man who enjoyed riding his motorcycle, attending Wine & Paint classes and especially spending time with his family.


Joe passed away peacefully in his home surrounded by his family. He will be deeply missed by his wife Tamra; daughter Heaven Brianna; brother Herman Lu 'Cion Moore; sisters Sherry Lynn Moore and Lisa Moore; aunt Brenda Yvette Williams; mother-in-law Jo Lund; step sons Colton (Rachel) Pratt and Hunter Pratt; granddaughter Finnian Rose Pratt; best friend Mac McConnell; and many other family and friends. He is preceded in death by his Father Joseph Edward Moore, Sr. and his mother Eva Yvonne Hill.


A celebration of his life will be held on Saturday, September 22, 2018 from 6:00-8:00pm at Starks Funeral Parlor, 3651 South 900 East, Salt Lake City. Guests are encouraged to use the complimentary valet parking on the north side of the building.


In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the charity of your choice, and in Utah on the November ballot, please vote for the legalization of Medical Marijuana in honor of Joe and for future cancer patients.