Byron Edward “Eddie” Moore, 78, a long-time resident of Carmel, died at home June 4, after a long illness. His son and favorite niece were at his side. He was born January 24, 1937, in Jackson, Michigan, to Byron and Beatrice (Evans) Moore.
He graduated in 1956 from Ben Davis High School in Indianapolis. He married the former Joann Smith in 1957 and settled in Carmel. They later divorced but remained friends.
Ed is survived by his beloved son, Ed, (Elizabeth) Moore, and granddaughter, Laura, of Westfield; special niece, Louise Bracken of Indianapolis; nieces, Judy K. Moore, of Warsaw, Indiana, and Karil Zurakowski of Shelby Township, Michigan; nephews, Clay and Scott Robinson; special friends, Charlotte Mckinzie, and Chuck & Crystal Vanmeter of Carmel; sister, Lynn (Mike) Robinson of Cumberland, Indiana; and scores and scores of friends and acquaintances.
In addition to his parents, Ed was preceded in death by his sister, Sharon Zurakowski. The family wishes to express a special thank you to Dr. Mary Walsh and her office for their great care of Ed over the past 20 years.
Ed’s care has been entrusted to Randall & Roberts Funeral Homes, Noblesville. In remembrance of Ed, “Get off the davenport, go plant some flowers and clean your gutters. Live each day to the fullest, and do something nice for someone else.” Condolences: www.randallroberts.com